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Hilton C. Buley Library


Victorian Literature: Journal Articles

This guide contains information on the literature of the Victorian Age.


Finding Journal, Magazine and Newspaper Articles

Finding Journal Articles

To find periodical/journal articles and critical essays on Victorian literary figures and their works, try the following databases. The literature databases are listed first followed by multidisciplinary databases which also contain scholarly and ciritical information on authors and works of literature. Off-campus access to databases requires an SCSU username and password. While many articles are available full text through the databases, some may be available only in print journals and some may not be available at all in Buley Library. Articles not available can be requested through Interlibrary loan.

Literary Reference Center


Gale Literature Resource Center


Literature Online


  MLA  International Bibliography







More Journal/Periodical Databases

Additional databases for research on Hispanic American authors and their works:

  Academic Search Premier


America: History and Life


Gender Watch


OmniFile Full Text Select


Humanities International Complete



 Dissertations and Theses


Journals of Victorian Literature

Victorian Literature and Culture

Victorian Studies

Victorian Periodicals Review

Victorian Poetry

Victorian Review

Where are Journals Shelved?

All print journals are shelved in alphabetical order by title on the ground floor in the Periodicals Room. Journals on microfilm or microfiche are shelved in the Microforms Area. Scanners are available on the ground floor and first floor. You can scan to print, to send to mail, or to save to a flash drive. Scanning is free but printing costs apply. For additional help see a librarian.

Requesting articles we don't have

If an article is not available full-text online or in print at Buley Library, you can request it through interlibrary loan. Enter your username and password to access the interlibrary loan forms. If you are a first time user of this service you will be prompted to fill out a form with your information. Once you do that select "Journal Articles" under New Request on the left hand side and fill out the details of your request. Then click submit. Most often the article will be emailed to you. If the article cannot be emailed it will be photocopied and mailed to you. You will be notified if a request cannot be fulfilled. 

There is no charge for interlibrary loan.