Find a Database

The library offers licensed access to over 1,000 different databases and electronic text collections. The full list is at See below for my top picks for graduate students in literary studies, plus tips on how to search the full list effectively.

And remember, get in touch when you're starting a new project or area of research! I'm always happy to recommend databases, or to sit down with you to explore the best ways to make use of databases for a project.

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Additional top picks for literary studies: searchable full-text scholarship

How to search the full databases list searches descriptions of the databases Harvard subscribes to. The search interface recognizes all of HOLLIS's search operators.

Suggested search strategies: