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Online Resources

Search Engines and Indexes:

  • Turbo10
    - configurable “deep net” search; gives access to the wealth of information unobtainable through traditional crawler search engines like Google and AltaVista
  • Google
    - the largest search engine on the web, offering users access to an index of more than 3 billion URLs. Also offers access to cached copies of pages that are no longer available.
  • All the Web
    - another large search engine. Phrases from a custom dictionary are added automatically to improve the relevance of results.
  • Yahoo
    - index of entries categorized by editors; combined with search results from Google
  • Alta Vista Advanced
    - search engine with advanced options for fine-tuning results
  • Librarians’ Index to the Internet
    - excellent for researching academic subjects
  • Infomine
    - also excellent for researching academic subjects
  • KartOO
    - A meta search engine which presents its results on a visual map; fun place to search if you are trying to tie together ideas

English Literature Comprehensive Link Pages:

  • The Voice of the Shuttle
    is a comprehensive set of web link reference pages with thousands of links to genres, authors, literary eras, and other valuable information.
  • The University of Virginia Electronic Text Library
    is an online library of works in English and other languages. It contains many online texts of famous authors that are in the public domain.
  • Literature Sites on the Web
    has links to teaching literature, film and media resources, literature webs with contextual links, research tools, literature resources on the web and many others. A great site.

English Departments in the U.S. and around the World:

Reference Links:

Practical Links for Students and Faculty:

Women Writers on the Web:

Other Interesting and Useful Links:

Updated 2.15.2007