• Great Poetry and Literary Criticism Resources

  •  Poetry Foundation

    Poetry Foundation is a free resource where you can look up poetry by subject, time period etc; however, the amount of poems available is somewhat limited.
    Poetry Foundation Hyperlink  

     Poetry of America

    Part of the Library of Congress Poetry Project, you can search for poetry by subject, author type, etc.
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    Poets.org is another great free resource to browse for poetry.
    Poets.org logo  

    Rhyming Dictionary

    A great resource when writing your own poetry and need to figure out what words can rhyme together.
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    How to Analyze a Poem                     

    This analysis by Dr. Kent-Drury is quite helpful.
    Book of poetry
  • Literature Resource Center
    An awesome resource with a wide selection of criticism and poetry.  Access with a Delaware Library Card, you can get an electronic one here. Look up alphabetically "Gale Literature Resource Center." 
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  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    These are almost 1000 actual reference books in this collection -many specifically on your topic!  If your teacher requires a book-use this source. Remember to log in at home, use our district's abbreviation and the number 1.  #174
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