Top sources for German Language / Literature
Oxford Language Dictionaries Online Restricted Resource
The Oxford Language Dictionaries Online site offers essential language resources never before available online: fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages.

MLA International Bibliography Restricted Resource
Index to books, essays, and journal articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics. Topics include literary theory, criticism, folk literature and belief systems, linguistics, semantics, translation, dramatic arts, and history of printing and publishing. Covers literature worldwide and includes materials in all genres and in foreign languages.
Dates of Coverage: 1926-


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Databases

Academic Search Complete Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Multidisciplinary - good for nearly all subjects. Scholarly and trade journals, popular magazines, newspapers, conference proceedings, book reviews, and more.

Film & Television Literature Index Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Index to journals, magazines, and selected books covering all aspects of film and television research, including film theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.

Historical Abstracts Restricted Resource
Index to more than 3,100 academic journals covering world history (excluding the US and Canada) from 1450 to present, in over 40 languages, with full-text available.  Dates of Coverage: 1955-

Humanities International Complete Restricted Resource Some full text available
Index to journals, books and reference sources in all humanities disciplines, as well as selected original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, and illustrations, with some content available full-text.


JSTOR Restricted Resource Some full text available
Scholarly journal archive for the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences;  recent volumes (within 2 to 5 years) not available for many titles.

Literature Resource Center Restricted Resource
Full-text database that includes author biographies and work overviews, literary criticism, and indexed books, essays, and articles on world literature. 

MLA International Bibliography Restricted Resource
Index to books, essays, and journal articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics. Topics include literary theory, criticism, folk literature and belief systems, linguistics, semantics, translation, dramatic arts, and history of printing and publishing. Covers literature worldwide and includes materials in all genres and in foreign languages.
Dates of Coverage: 1926-

Dictionaries & Thesauri

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online Restricted Resource
The Oxford Language Dictionaries Online site offers essential language resources never before available online: fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages.
Oxford-Duden German dictionary : German-English, English-German
Print Location: Main Reference PF3640 .O94 1999


Encyclopedias

Historical Dictionary of German Cinema
Print Location: Main Reference PN1993.5.G3 R417 2008


Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism Restricted Resource
A comprehensive historical survey of the most important figures, schools, and movements in literary and film studies. Includes entries on critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.
Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism
Print Location: Main Reference PN81 .J554 2005
Kindlers Literatur Lexikon Online Restricted Resource
Online version of the comprehensive German language encyclopedia of world literature
KLG: Kritisches Lexikon zur Deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur Restricted Resource
Biographical information, critical essays and bibliographies of contemporary German language authors

Oxford Reference Restricted Resource Some full text available
Over 100 dictionaries, general reference, language reference, and subject reference works from Oxford University Press.

Web Sites

German Studies Web
Gateway to German online dictionaries, news sites, and digital texts and images on the web

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Spoken German on the web
Naxos Spoken Word Library
Includes audio recordings of classic German literature, read in German

Learn Out Loud
German language-learning podcasts

Podcast.de
German Podcast Portal

Tagesschau podcasts
News stories from German public broadcasting

Journal Finder
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