Poetry in English: A Research Guide

Free Web Sites

American Verse Project. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/amverse/ "An electronic
archive of volumes of American poetry prior to 1920."

British Poetry 1780-1910: a Hypertext Archive of Scholarly Editions: Electronic
Text Center, University of Virginia.

British Women Romantic Poets, 1789 - 1832: An electronic collection of texts from
the University of California, Davis.


Google Book Search. http://books.google.com/. Probably the most productive
source for the full text of nineteenth-century poetry books (over 13,500). Of more
than 30,000 twentieth-century poetry books many are full text, but others are
restricted. All are full-text searchable, even if views are restricted to individual
pages or excerpts rather than the full text.

Modern American Poetry: http://www.english.uiuc.edu/maps/. Poems and audio
clips for 161 poets contained in Anthology of Modern American Poetry (Oxford,

Poets.org : http://poets.org/. Official web site of the Academy of American Poets.
Includes bio=s and audio.

Ubuweb. http://ubuweb.com. "UbuWeb is a completely independent resource
dedicated to all strains of the avant-garde, ethnopoetics, and outsider arts."

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