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Macdonald DeWitt Library at SUNY Ulster

ENG102 & General Literature Research

A Subject Guide to highlight the key resources for locating literary criticism and literature within the DeWitt Library collections.

Find Literary Criticism (Secondary Sources)


Tips for searching the catalog:

  • Best search terms to find literary criticism (secondary sources):
  • Author's name and criticism
  • Story/poem/novel title and criticism
  • Double check your spelling!
  • Identify the call number to find it on the shelf.


Where to find books in the library:

  • Reference (REF) - Mountain View Room, 2nd Floor
  • General Collection - 2nd and 3rd floors
  • Oversize Collection - 2nd floor, to the left
  • New Books Display - hallway between main level and lower level
  • Introduction to College Reading (ICR) - main level next to Popular

Stop at the Information Desk if a book isn't where you think it should be.