English and Language Arts

A database contains information from magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias and reference books. If your teacher asks you not to use the internet, you can still use these databases. Want to know more about databases?
Databases
Books and Authors
Expert book reviews, recommendations, and author biographies.

Literature Resource Center

Biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of more than 120,000 authors.

Websites
Bartleby.com
Classic books, poetry, literary criticism, and reference books are available, free and in full.

CliffsNotes
The classic reading guides are now free and online.

Cummings Study Guides
Guides to great works of literature from a writer and former English professor.

Poetry180
A poem a day for high schoolers from the Library of Congress.

Shmoop
Study guides written by graduate students at the country's top universities.

SparkNotes
Study guides and an online community for teens, with information and advice about school and social lives.