Literature research assignments will often require you to use "secondary sources," which provide literary criticism, interpretation, and historical context for your topic.
Examples of secondary sources are journal articles and books.
After finding a "starter" source or two from the resources listed below, try the "Books" and "Databases" links to the left to find journal articles, books, and other types of sources
The background databases and reference series' linked below are great for finding your first source! Then dig a little deeper by looking for books and journal articles using the "Books" and "Databases" links to the left.
What can you find out about the author and the publication/publisher for the sources below? Do they qualify as literary criticism?