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Contemporary Authors

Literary Sciences Encyclopedias, lexikons, handbooks Biographical data

Contemporary Authors contains information on about 130,000 authors from the 20th century onward whose works were either translated into English or published in the United States. Coverage includes authors of fiction (prose, poetry, and drama) as well as non-fiction authors such as scientists, publicists, screenwriters, and others.

The presentatio…

Credo Online Reference Service, Academic Core Collection

Social Sciences and Humanities Natural Sciences and Technology Linguistics Encyclopedias, lexikons, handbooks Dictionaries Biographical data

Credo Online Reference Service, Academic Core Collection is an ideal collection to start your search when you need explanations of terms, biographical data, and more because it contains over 650 reference works (encyclopedias, atlases, vocabularies, handbooks, biographical lexicons, and more) from a variety of disciplines (philosophy, music, geogr…

Kritisches Lexikon zur deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur (KLG Online)

Literary Sciences Literature Encyclopedias, lexikons, handbooks Biographical data

KLG is a basic reference work for studying modern German-language literature. The Lexikon includes articles on over 750 authors and their main works that were published or became influential after 1945. Each article includes a short biography (biogram), a list of literary awards, an extensive essay with analysis and interpretation of the author…

Literature Resource Center (LRC)

Linguistics Literary Sciences Literature Encyclopedias, lexikons, handbooks Biographical data Electronic scholarly and professional journals

The Literature Resource Center is used to search for scientific literature and full-text articles in the fields of literary sciences, biographical and critical essays on authors, bibliographies and contents of works, select websites, and portraits.

LRC includes full-text articles from over 475 scientific journals and full-texts from over 420 refe…

RILM Music Encyclopedias

Musicology Encyclopedias, lexikons, handbooks Dictionaries Biographical data

RILM Music Encyclopedias is a collection of over 60 encyclopedias in full text, comprising more than 300,000 entries and including volumes published between 1775 and the present. The content of this extensive multilingual collection spans the most important fields and subject areas of historical musicology, ethnomusicology, and theory, on topics r…