One way to find print reference books is to do an advanced search in our catalog. Here's an example:
Search keyword: (British or English) and Literature, etc.
Limit location to: HU Reference
(But keep in mind, it's pretty broad - because English Literature will include American and other national lits in the English language).
Literature Resources provides an excellent introduction to a huge number of authors and titles throughout history. The articles are drawn from Gale's wide variety of published sets of literature criticism.
A few of the relevant reference resources for genre definitions are listed below. Reference books are found on the library's first floor.
Reference books are found on the library's first floor.