The MLA International Bibliography is used to search for professional and scientific literature in the fields of literary sciences and linguistics including literary theory and criticism, literary forms and genres, national literatures, folklore, theatre arts, individual languages and language groups, theory of linguistics, philosophy of language, language policy, socio- and psycholinguistics, translating, lexicology, onomastics, etc.
Topics covered include bibliographic data on articles from over 3,800 newspapers, books, book chapters, dissertations, and book collections from 1926 onward.
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List of newspapers: MLA Directory of Periodicals
Update: ten times a year
Publisher: Modern Language Association