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American Short Stories Research: Articles

A guide to finding literary criticism, biographical and background information, other resources and citation help.

Full Databases List

Our library has many more databases than are listed on this page. Depending on your topic, one of these other databases may be helpful in your research.

To find the full selection of databases, go to the library's homepage. On the top of the page you will see a gold bar that begins with the word "Search>>". Click on the Databases-Articles link. If you are working from off campus, you will have to log in, as described under the Work off campus tab.

You can also click on the following, for a list of our databases from A to Z.

Databases A to Z

  Find Articles in Recommended Databases

These databases may have articles useful for your research essay. If you are working from off campus, you will be asked to login when you click on them. Instructions about logging in can can be found by clicking on the Working from off campus tab above.

The following databases include collections of literary criticism, reference materials, as well articles in the field of sociology and psychology. Since the short stories you are studying deal with issues of society and personality, you may find intersting discussions of them in articles in the sociology and psychology journals.

How To Search JSTOR