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English and American Literature
A resource guide for the study of English and American Literature.
NYU subscribes to a large number of databases that offer digital primary source collections and other related content. This section is an ongoing list of digital collections that are especially relevant for literary study, broken down into two subsections for NYU subscription digital collections and open access digital collections. These collections cover many time periods and include digitized text and images, scholarly commentary, bibliographic information, and much more. If you're looking for online versions of literary texts, or images of historic books and newspapers, start here!
Digital humanities research: what is it and how can I do it?
Digital humanities (also known as humanities computing) is an umbrella term for a wide range of computer-assisted approaches and methods in humanities research, from text analysis to data mining to geospatial projects. The NYU Libraries' Digital Scholarship Services department can assist with planning digital humanities projects.