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Výsledky tohoto projektu ELIZA LR1307 byly získány za finančního přispění Ministerstva školství, mládeže a tělovýchovy v rámci účelové podpory programu „Informace – základ výzkumu“.

Link: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/masaryk?db=LitRC-31
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Producent: GALE, A Cengage Learning Company
Valid until: not limited
Category: licensed resource
Accessible from: Masaryk University
Related domains: Literature
Full info:

Biographic, bibliographic and contextual information about more than 145,000 authors (07/2012). The database represents literature as a field of human activity influenced by other disciplines and influencing other disciplines. The database provides information from many GALE sources:

-        more than 650,000 full-text articles from more than 300 scholarly periodicals

-        70,000 full-text critical essays

-        7,000 writing overviews

-        more than 5,000 links to key websites

-        more than 140,000 biographies, 3,000 portraits

-        10,000 entries taken over from the Merriam-Webster’s® Encyclopedia of Literature

The Literature Resource Center includes the Scribner Writers Series database containing 2,000 original detailed essays on the world’s 1,400 top authors and the Twayne’s Authors Series database, which includes critical contributions to the life and work of major writers, history and development of literary movements and genres. Both databases are also available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/masaryk?db=GVRL

The MU subscription does not include the MLA—Modern Language Association Bibliography bibliographic database.

Type of the resource: Combined
Language: english
Contact person: Mgr. Lucie Janoušková