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Literature search engines, portals, and directories.


About Contemporary Literature - [New Window] - A guide to a variety of topics related to contemporary literature.

American Authors on the Web - [New Window] - Guide to finding American Authors.

Authors on the Web - [New Window] - Literati Network is Home for Official Web Sites of Published Authors. Featuring book descriptions and reviews, media coverage and appearances, and author contact information.

BookSpot.com - [New Window] - A free resource center that simplifies the search for the best book-related content on the Web. Featured sites are hand-selected by editors and organized into intuitive categories, such as bestseller lists, genres, book reviews, electronic texts, book news and more.

Burry Man Writers Center, The - [New Window] - Directory of writing resources for the working professional and the new writer.

Inlibris - [New Window] - Directory of literary resources on the Internet.

Literary Resources on the Net - [New Window] - Index of literary resources available on the Web, focusing on those of interest to scholars. Searchable and organized by period and topic.

LitVillage.com - [New Window] - Directory of literature sites from all over the world. Each handpicked by a team of editors.

Pilot-Search - [New Window] - A literary search engine.

SHARP Web - [New Window] - Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing. Devoted to resources for the study of print culture in all places and periods.

ThinkExist - [New Window] - Authors directory.

WISDOM - [New Window] - Knowledge and literature directory.

WriteSearch - [New Window] - The search engine exclusively for writers.