The University of Wolverhampton

English, Creative Writing & Religious Studies

Summon - Library Catalogue
The new search engine for finding University of Wolverhampton resources.

Details of new services and resources we are currently trialling.

Databases A-Z
Full listing of our databases, including image databases

Key books to your desktop

A-Z of E-Journals and E-Books
Access to the university's electronic journals and books

Library Catalogues
UK national resources

The University's open access repository

Google Scholar
Provides a simple way to search for scholarly literature.

Digital Theatre Plus offers streamed films of leading British theatre productions for educational use. Each production is supported by additional content, including interviews with the creative and production teams and written study guides.
A digital library of plays and reference works, as well as a source of expert guidance in the form of scholarly notes, annotated texts, critical analysis and contextual information. Includes content from Methuen Drama, Faber and Faber, The Arden Shakespeare, Bloomsbury Publishing, and The Victoria and Albert Museum.
Full text journals, books and other published sources, covering all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content.
A leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources (Service limited to 10 concurrent users).
Bibliographic citations to journal articles, books, and dissertations from 1963. Covers language, literature, folklore, linguistics, literary theory and criticism, and the dramatic arts.
Guide to reference sources essential to the study of British literature, literatures of the United States, other literatures in English, and related topics.
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Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature with more than 20,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and arts and humanities.
A comprehensive sociology research database, featuring over 1,600,000 records and full text of over 253 "core" coverage journals. Part of the EBSCO Host research databases - linked from the bottom of the EBSCO Host menu.
Web of Science is a research platform that provides access to: the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes, Journal Citation Index and Medline.


Provides access to the very best web resources.

Religious Resources

A directory of Internet resources for all the major religions.

Virtual Religion Index

A site is designed to advance research in matters of religion.

Internet for English

Internet for English Studies is a free online tutorial to help university students develop their Internet research skills.

Internet for Philosophy

Internet for Philosophy is a free online tutorial to help university students develop their Internet research skills.

Internet for Religion

Internet for Religious Studies is a free online tutorial to help university students develop their Internet research skills.

Literary Resources on the Net

Index of literary resources available on the Web.

NAWE (National Association of Writers in Education)

The National Association of Writers in Education (NAWE) is the one organization supporting the development of creative writing of all genres and in all educational and community settings throughout the UK.

Google Books

Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide.


Catalogue of Internet Resources.

LS013 Guide to Finding Information (PDF 316K, Downloads file)

LS014 Guide to Evaluating Information (PDF 300K, Downloads file)

LS015 Guide to Writing a Literature Review (PDF 299K, Downloads file)