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Resource Guide:
Jane Austen

Websites and Digital Archives

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 - Biography
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 - Criticism and interpretation
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 - Family
  • Novelists, English, 19th century, Biography

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Persuasions: The Jane Austen Journal
  • Eighteenth-Century Studies
  • Studies in English Literature
  • English Literary History

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Pride and prejudice: an annotated editionPR 4034 .P7 2010
A truth universally acknowledged...PR 4037 .T78 2009
Jane Austen and the EnlightenmentPR 4038 .K68 J253
Austen and Co remaking the past in contemporary culturee-Book
Eavesdropping in the novel from Austen to Prouste-Book
Jane Austen and the fiction of her timePR 4037 .W29
Mansfield Park : authoritative text, contexts, criticismPR 4034 .M3 1998
Critical essays on Jane AustenPR 4027 .S57
Bits of ivory; narrative techniques in Jane Austen's fictionPR 4037 .B74
Jane Austen and the war of ideasPR 4038 .P6 B86
The Making of Jane AusteneBook
Everybody's Jane : Austen in the Popular ImaginationeBook
Why Jane Austen?eBook
Matters of Fact in Jane Austen : History, Location, and CelebrityeBook
Jane Austen, her life and letters
Juvenilia audiobook