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ENGL 388 Jane Austen


Welcome! This guide will help you find sources that are related to Jane Austen's life, work, and historical context. Here is an overview:

  • On this page, find links to articles and websites that can you provide you with an overview of Austen's life and time period. 
  • Use the "Finding Books" tab to find links to reference books for background information as well as books that explore Austen's work and the historical time period. There are links to search the catalog for more books on related topics.
  • Use the "Finding Articles" tab to find databases that will help you find the primary and secondary sources you need.
  • The "Modern Jane" page provides links to movies and recent articles that demonstrate Austen's enduring popularity. 
  • "Research Help" will show you how to get help with your research.