Gale Literary Databases
Includes Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and Dictionary of Literary Biography. May be searched together or separately. Contemporary Authors provides complete biographical and bibliographical information on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors. Contemporary Literary Criticism reproduces more than 35,000 critical essays on contemporary authors, with biographical, critical, principal works, and further study information. Dictionary of Literary Biography provides nearly 10,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of influential literary figures from all eras and genres.