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Online Credo Reference

  • Credo Reference
    An essential tool to find background information on authors. Search in hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 200,000+ images and audio files, and nearly 100 videos. Must use UH login and password to access off-campus.

Reference Books

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The Companion to African Literatures
Call Number: Reference PR 9340 .C65 2000

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Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English
Call Number: Reference PR 9080 .A52 E53 1994

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Reference Guide to Russian Literature
Call Number: Reference PG 2940 .R44 1998

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Philippine Folk Literature - Damiana L. Eugenio (Editor)
Call Number: Reference GR 325 .P46 1993


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Print & Electronic Books

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The Columbia anthology of modern Japanese literature
Call Number: General Collection PL 782.E1 C55 2005

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On the Subject of the Nation: Filipino Writings from the Margins 1981-2004 - Caroline S. Hau
Call Number: PL 6058.9 .H38 2004

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A New History of French Literature - Denis Hollier (Editor)
Call Number: PQ 119 .N48 1989


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