Salem State belongs to the NOBLE consortium, a group of about 40 libraries in northeastern MA.
Use the dropdown menu to select "Salem State University Frederick E. Berry Library."
Many titles are ebooks!
To find books about your literary work, enter key words from its title and the last name of your author.
Your author is actually the subject of your search.
The search is very similar to what you would do in journal databases.
What kinds of books will you find?
Books with chapter about several of your author's works
Books that focus on one of your author's works, with chapters that look at different aspects
Books that are collections of articles by different authors
Optional: Search WorldCat to Compile an Extensive List of Books
WorldCat, a union catalog of the collections of 17,900 libraries in 123 countries and territories, is the world's largest bibliographic database. Check the holdings link to see if a title is available in Berry Library. If it is not, submit Interlibrary Loan request. The book will be sent from another library.
Optional: Search the Boston Public Library to Expand your List of Criticisms