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Presents industry-leading literature content, including criticism, biographies, reference articles, reviews, primary sources, plot analysis, explication, and multimedia. Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Literature Resource Center includes selected author biographies from Contemporary Authors Online, the Dictionary of Literary Biography Online (except documentary volumes), selected author biographies, work and topic overviews from Contemporary Literary Criticism Online.

Rich in biographical, bibliographical, and critical content, Gale's Literature Resource Center is the premier Internet resource for information on creative writing, English, and literary figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, theatre, and more. The Literature Resource Center is a complete literature reference database including biographical, bibliographical, and critical content.