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Resource Guide:
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
American LiteraturePS 1-3576
American Literature 19th centuryPS 201-217
American Literature Prose FictionPS 370-380
American Literature Individual AuthorsPS 991-3390
Nathaniel HawthornePS 1850-1892

Selected 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

Selected 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

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

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

Selected 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.