Lorain Public Library System - Useful Web Links
Selected Topic: Literary Resources
a.k.a. (Also Known As)
A.K.A.- author pseudonyms, aliases, nicknames, working names, legalized names, pen names, noms des plumes, maiden names... etc.
Free Book Notes
FreeBooknotes is another site with many book summaries.
Themes, characters and summaries of classic and contemporary literary works.
This site provides literary analysis of classic and contemporary literature. Includes novel summaries, character profiles, metaphor analysis, theme analysis and biographical information. http://www.classicnote.com
Study guides and book summaries.
Study guides and book notes series (including Barron's Booknotes) for many titles. Includes online access to 1,800 literary classics in the Digital Library.
An online collection of poets reading their own work.
Representative Poetry Online
Representative Poetry Online, version 3.0, includes 3,162 English poems by 500 poets from Caedmon, in the Old English period, to the work of living poets today. Look poetry up by poet, keyword, poem title or first or last line.
E-texts and free study guides written entirely by Harvard students and teachers.