More books about poetry can be found using the Library's catalog
JSTOR is a journal archive that contains scholarly (peer-reviewed) articles on all
topics in literature and poetry criticism, from explication to biographical analysis.
Literature Resource Center
The LRC is one of the best literature resources in existence. Not only can it be used
to locate criticism on poetry, but also author biographies and bibliographies.
MLA International Bibliography
The MLA International Bibliography is one the largest and most respected literature
databases in the world. It can be used to find articles on poets and their poetry,
as well as criticism.
Project Muse is a journal archive that contains articles on literature and the humanities.
Web ResourcesModern American Poetry—The Poets
This site has extensive biographies and criticism of twentieth century American poets.Poetry Foundation
The Poetry Foundation offers poems from contemporary writers and poets. Not only can
you find poems from the journal Poetry, but you can search for poems by topic. Poetry also includes commentary on contemporary poetry.
Not only does the Poetry Portal provide information about poets and their work, but
also how you can improve your own work and get it published.
Poetry Society of America
The PSA's official website contains information about what's going on in poetry now,
with valuable information on current writers.
Created by the Academy of American Poets, this site contains thousands of full text
poems and is not limited to English language poets. Search by poet, poem, or subject.
Biographies and other sources are also linked.
Representative Poetry Online
This online collection features full text of many pre-1923 poems and excerpts of post-1923
articles by English-language poets. Because it's a representative index, it does not
have every poem by every poet.