The Victorian Novel
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 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.
- English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
- English literature -- 19th century
- Brontë, Charlotte 1816-1855
- Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
- Eliot, George, 1819-1880
- Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865
- Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
The following databases are specifically useful for your topic. You can search them individually on the databases page.
- Academic Search Complete
- Humanities International Complete
- Literature Resources from Gale
- Wiley Online Library
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.
- Studies in the Novel
- Victorian Studies
- Journal of Narrative Theory
- Victorians Institute Journal
- Studies in English Literature
- Journal of Victorian Culture
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.
|Victorian Afterlives: the shaping of influence in nineteenth-century literature||PR 468 .I53 D68 2004|
|The Oxford Handbook of Victorian Literary Culture||PR 461 .O95 2016|
|Heaven, Hell, and the Victorians||PR 468 .D42 W4 1994|
|Victorian Women’s Fiction||PR 878 .W6 F67 1985|
|A Companion to the Victorian Novel||PR 871 .C643|
|Feeling for the Poor: bourgeois compassion, social action, and the Victorian novel||PR 878 .P66 B47 2010|
|Charles Dickens A to Z: the essential reference to his life and work||PR 4580 .D38 1998|
|Charlotte Brontë: the evolution of genius||PR 4168 .G4|