Through MERLIN, using the advanced search option limit by date include in your search s: sources include in your search s: sources and n th cent* e.g., s: sources and 19th cent* and slave* include in your search s: early works and n th cent* e.g., s: early works and 19th cent* and slave* include in your search s: personal narratives
MERLIN lists not only printed books, but also links to electronic books, and many items contained in large microfilm collections . Microforms and the equipment needed to view, print, or scan the materials are found in Special Collections .
Criticism may be published in books or as articles in journals. Use the MERLIN and MOBIUS catalogs to locate books of criticism about an author or topic. A subject search may give more control and organization, but a keyword search may find more specific items.
The Literary Index indexes the many Gale literature criticism sets. These books excerpt literary criticism from all periods on individual authors.