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Literary Research Package Renewal 2017-2018

Response Deadline: 
November 17, 2017

Subscription Term


December 1, 2017


November 30, 2018

Pricing for the Literary Research Package offer is now available. The Literary Research Package (LRP) replaces and expands the previous Literature Resource Center license at no additional charge. There are no increases to the cost of LRP this year.

The Literary Research Package includes:

  1. Literature Resource Center
  2. Artemis Literary Sources
  3. Select Gale Virtual Reference Library titles

Three different collections are being offerred in upgrade options:

  1. Twayne's Authors Online
  2. Scribner Writers Online
  3. LitFinder

See pricing section below for more details.



The Literary Research Package includes Gale's Literature Resource Center, Artemis Literary Sources, and select Gale Virtual Reference Library titles. Additional upgrade products (LitFinder, Scribner's Writers Online, Twaynes Authors Online) are available for purchase with the Literary Research Package.

Literature Resource Center

The Gale Literature Resource Center provides up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Artemis Literary Sources

Artemis Literary Sources provides workflow tools and features that will enhance your Gale Literature Collections experience– topic finder, term frequency graphs, search assist functionality, mobile compatibility, and interface translation, along with an easier and more dynamic search.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (select titles available in the Literary Research Package)

From multi-volume reference works to a newly published monograph on a leading-edge science topic, the titles your students, faculty, and researchers need are on GVRL. With its customer-focused, continually tested interface, eBooks on GVRL allow your library to make essential holdings easy to find, share, use and cite. Unlimited, simultaneous users can browse a title, page by page, with no subscription or per-article charges.


LitFinder spans history and geography to deliver and extensive, ever-growing selection of online poems, short stories, essays and plays; these works represent more than 80,000 authors, 660 nationalities and virtually every time period.

Scribner Writers Online

Scribner Writers Online provides students, teachers, and other researchers access to more than 2,000 original, comprehensive, scholar-signed essays on the lives and works of more than 1,400 important authors.

Twayne’s Authors Online

Twayne’s Authors Online series of literary criticism offers ioffers in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements, and the development of literary genres.



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Last updated October 17, 2017


Response Instructions

To RENEW, no response is required from current subscribers as listed above. To JOIN, CANCEL or to CHANGE OPTIONS, libraries should contact BC ELN by the response deadline.

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Additional Information

MARC Records:

MARC Records can be accessed through Gale Admin.

More information about MARC records is available on the vendor's website.