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Creative Writing

Literary Journals & Writer Resources

Fiction on the Web

Ralan is a resource for genre fiction writers

Science Fiction Writers of America – Writer Beware section of their site has great information for all writers regardless of genre.

Selected Databases

The following databases offer access to literary journals, book reviews, and primary works by authors.

Where are the books?

Books on literature and creative writing can be found in the following call number sections:
  • PE: English Language and Philology
  • PN: General Literature (including books on creative writing)
  • PR: British and Commonwealth Literature
  • PS: American Literature
  • PZ: Children's Literature

Some subject headings that may help you are:

Creative Writing
Creative Nonfiction -- Authorship
Prose Literature -- Authorship
Reportage Literature -- Authorship
Poetry -- Authorship
Poetics Poetry -- Publishing

Tip: Most works by and about an author will be found in the same section. Check to see where to find them using the library catalog!