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English: Welcome

This guide will support English students throughout their coursework and provide useful resources on literature, poetry, drama, and more!

How to use this guide:

This guide covers relevant information for many studying English including literature, poetry, and drama. It explores resources useful for finding literary works, writing research papers, and literary analysis. Use the tabs at the top of this guide to find specific information and resources for each category.


Books, Ebooks, & Reference: This section will show you how to find books, ebooks, or reference material from the TCTC Learning Commons.

Databases & Articles: This tab provides information on how to find and access scholarly articles and journals as well as a list of databases to find them.

Researching an Author: Here, you will find information on how to find resources on authors. It provides a list of biographical as well as literary resources.

Literary Analysis/Criticism: This section covers what a literary analysis is as well as good places to access them.

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If you have any questions about your research, please contact the librarians using the information below:

In person: on the third floor of the Student Success Center on Pendleton campus or in the library rooms at the Anderson, Easley and Oconee campuses

Chat: head to our LibAnswers page and type your name and question into the form in the "Chat with us" box

Email: Send your message to

Phone: You can call us at 864.646.1750