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Online reference works for Creative Writing

Gale Literature includes the following databases:

  • Gale Literature Criticism
  • Gale Literature Resource Center
  • Gale Literature: Contemporary Authors
  • Gale Literature: Dictionary of Literary Biography
  • Gale Literature: LitFinder

Printed dictionaries

Online dictionaries

Dictionaries include:
- A Dictionary of Writers and their Works (2 ed.)
- Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms (3 ed.)
- The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms (3 ed.)
- The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)
- The Oxford Dictionary of Plays
- The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction