FYE 1036: Myths, Fairy Tales and Fantasy
“Poor, poor, little Alice! She has not only been caught and made to do lessons; she has been forced to inflict lessons on others.”
-Gilbert K. Chesterson
Books in the Main Stacks
Breaking the angelic image : woman power in Victorian children’s fantasy
Inventing wonderland : the lives and fantasies of Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, J.M. Barrie, Kenneth Grahame, and A.A. Milne
The annotated Alice; Alice’s adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking glass
Secret gardens : a study of the golden age of children’s literature
From Alice to Harry Potter: children’s fantasy in England
Children’s literature : a reader’s history, from Aesop to Harry Potter
Alternative worlds in fantasy fiction
The making of the Alice books : Lewis Carroll’s uses of earlier children’s literature
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
The two database search boxes below are for general interest databases that provide both full-text and abstracted articles in a broad range of topics, including business, social sciences, arts, humanities, education, literature, and political science.
Databases with Articles contain material published in magazines, journals, and newspapers.
Reference Sources include dictionaries, encyclopedias, directories and more.
= database and full text info.
Search the Journal Locator for online availability of specific journals.
Citing Your Resources
Doing ethical research means citing sources. It is critical to credit writers for their work and their contributions to your research. To not do so is unethical and leads to plagiarism - unintentionally or not. Here are some sources to help you cite properly and to avoid the problem of plagiarism.
- Citation of Sources
This lists citation engines which help you create proper citations as well as providing information on different citation styles.
- MLA Citation Style Quick Sheet
- Tips on avoiding plagiarism
Turnitin is a service that faculty and students use to detect and avoid plagiarism in their writing.
NoodleBib is an online resource that will help you format MLA and APA bibliographies, exporting them directly to your word processing program.
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