New Resource: TumbleBook Cloud

TumbleBook Cloud is an online collection of eBooks, audio books, and National Geographic videos. You can make your own notes in any eBook and read along to the narration paired with line by line highlighting in any enhanced novel. Enjoy the classics, popular graphic novels, short stories, drama, poetry, or non fiction content covering a variety of history, civics, and science topics.  Teachers and parents will find common core aligned educator resources also included.

TumbleBook Cloud homepage arranged by tabs with book jacket images.

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New Resource: American Fiction, 1774-1920

amfictionAmerican Fiction, 1774-1920 encompasses more than 17,5000 works of prose fiction written by Americans from the political beginnings of the United States through World War I, including thousands never before available online. This digital collection is based on authoritative bibliographies including Lyle H. Wright’s American Fiction: A Contribution Toward a Bibliography, widely considered the most comprehensive bibliography of American adult prose fiction of the 18th and 19h centuries, and Geoffrey D. Smith’s American Fiction, 1901-1925: A Bibliography, comprising nearly three-quarters of all adult fiction published in the United States during this time period.

Explore the development of American literature in a changing culture through novels, short stories, romances, fictitious biographies, allegories, travel accounts and sketches.

Literary Reference Center: New Interface

A new interface for Literary Reference Center is now available in GALILEO. Users can browse Full-Text Classics, select highlighted titles from the collection, or review featured works and authors from the homepage. A new literary-historical timeline feature allows users to identify key authors, literary works, literary events, literary era, historical events or historical era from antiquity to the present.

litrefcenterLiterary Reference Center is a comprehensive database which combines information from plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies, book reviews, and author interviews with the full text of many texts, short stories and poems. In addition, major reference works including literary encyclopedias and dictionaries are included.

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