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Resource Guide:
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

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.

  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel 1804-1864
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel 1804-1864 - Characters
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel 1804-1864 - Criticism and interpretation
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel 1804-1864 - Political and social views
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel 1804-1864 - Technique
  • Gothic Revival (Literature)
  • Romanticism, United States

Research Databases

The following databases are specifically useful for your topic. You can search them individually on the databases page.

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.

  • Nathaniel Hawthorne Review
  • American Literature
  • Nineteenth-Century Literature
  • Nineteenth-Century Fiction
  • Romanticism
  • Massachusetts Review

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
The Concord quartet : Alcott, Emerson, Hawthorne, Thoreau...PS 128 .S37 2006
Hawthorne in ConcordPS 1884 .M395 2004
The poetics of national and racial identity in nineteenth-century...e-Book
Hawthorne : a lifePS 1881 .W53 2003
American gothic new interventions in a national narrativee-Book
Hawthorne's narrative strategiesPS 1891 .D86 1995
Engendering romance : women writers and the Hawthorne...PS 374 .F45 B83 1994
Updike's version : rewriting The scarlet letterPS 3571 .P4 Z874 1992