Library resources and reference help for Italian students and faculty.
Last Updated: Aug 26, 2010
This guide is designed to help you find important research resources for studies in Italian language and literature.
See a more extensive list of databases and online resources here.
- MLA Bibliography
Index to scholarly publication in literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore from over 4000 journals and series published worldwide. Good index to search for literary criticism.
- Project Muse
Social science and humanities database with full text articles – over 380 humanities and social sciences journals from well over 60 scholarly publications.
- Lexis Nexis Academic
Lists numerous Italian language newspapers
Humanities database with full text articles from scholarly journals – Limited to archival materials – no current issues of journals
- Gale Virtual Reference
Useful in locating Italian language encyclopedias and a number of reference books on a variety of subjects
- Proquest Research Library
A large index to scholarly as well as popular publications. Includes newspaper articles, i.e. provides full text articles from The Los Angeles Times
The link below will take you to a list of electronic journals for Italian language and literature subscribed to by USC Libraries. Also see this list that includes print journals.