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This guide will give you guidance in researching poets and poetry. Here you will find books located in the MS State Library, e-books, databases for scholarly resources, and legitimate online Web resources. Follow the tabs on the side to find what you nee

Poetry Reference

This page will provide you with databases, online websites, and reference books to get you started in your research on poets & poetry.  Navigate to the sub-pages to find resources on finding biographies, bibliographies and indexes too.

Literary Periods & Movements

Students can find helpful study guides including literary timelines, multiple choice quizzes, interactive maps, summaries & more. 

Databases for Poetry Research

Poetry Reference in Research Services & Circulation