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The MLA (Modern Language Association) Bibliography is the major index for literary studies; it's updated several times throughout the year. This is a good place to begin looking for scholarship on the texts and writers covered this semester. The index includes secondary source material on the following subjects:
Literary theory and criticism
Teaching of language
Film, television and theater
Rhetoric and composition
History of the book
A helpful way to search the MLA Bibliography is by using the Advanced search interface to run a "Primary Subject Author" and "Primary Subject Work" search.
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More Journals for the Study of the Nineteenth Century
Journal of British Studies (JBS), the official publication of the North American Conference on British Studies, is the critical resource for scholars of British culture from the Middle Ages to the present.
Print holdings: https://search.library.yale.edu/catalog/720930
The Journal of Victorian Culture covers all aspects of nineteenth-century society, culture, and the material world including literature, art, and performance. Print holdings: https://search.library.yale.edu/catalog/4067974
Scope of interest is not confined to any single regional or cultural area, and the relevance of the nineteenth centuries we read about to contemporary political flashpoints around the world remains a top priority of NCC.
Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies is a peer-reviewed, online journal committed to publishing insightful and innovative scholarship on gender studies and nineteenth-century British literature, art, and culture.
Features essays on topics including literature, social and political history, fine arts, science, philosophy, economics, and law. Victorian Studies is the official journal of the North American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA), publishing an annual special issue devoted to the NAVSA conference.
Print holdings: https://search.library.yale.edu/catalog/718274
A Sample of Academic Journals for the Study of the Nineteenth Century
Journal of the Bronte Society. Online access begins with volume 27 (2002). For earlier issues, see the Bronte Society Transactions, v.11(1950)-v.26:pt.2(2001:Oct.). https://search.library.yale.edu/catalog/467344
A peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal devoted to critical thought in the arts and humanities.Combining a commitment to rigorous scholarship with a vital concern for dialogue and debate, the journal presents articles by eminent and emerging scholars, critics, and artists on a wide variety of issues in contemporary criticism and culture.
Essays on all literatures in English and on cultural forms and contexts related to those literatures. Continuing a tradition that stretches back to 1934, the journal's editors balance historical, critical, and theoretical concerns in seeking to publish the very best work on English-language writing.
Genre publishes articles that deal with questions of genre in both literary and nonliterary forms, that bring a broad range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches to genre, or that consider theoretical, institutional, or political dimensions of discourse.
Volumes 1-49 are available in print: https://search.library.yale.edu/catalog/723914
19 publishes two themed issues annually, each consisting of a collection of peer-reviewed articles showcasing the broadest range of new research in nineteenth-century studies, as well as special forums advancing critical debate in the field.