31 August 2010

From Dante to Dylan - Cambridge Collections Online

The Library subscribes to Cambridge Collections Online, the complete searchable collection of over 360 full-text volumes in the Cambridge Companions book series.

Cambridge Companions are lively critical introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics and periods, specially commissioned and designed to appeal to student readers. 

Over 3,500 essays, from Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics (221 vols) and Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion and Culture (144 vols), cover topics and figures as diverse as Emily Dickinson, Malcolm X, Plato, Zola, Arabic Philosophy, Gothic Fiction, Liberation Theology, Medieval French Literature, Scottish Enlightenment, etc. All titles are listed in SAULCAT.
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