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ENG-246: American Literature

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To search for primary sources in the library catalog, enter the person's name and also enter subject terms such as:

  • correspondence
  • diaries
  • interviews
  • personal narratives
  • poetry
  • sources

Search example:

phillis wheatley AND (correspondence OR poetry OR sources)

Search the library catalog to find both print books and eBooks by or about a specific author and about specific literary works.



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  1. From the Virginia's Community Colleges login screen, enter your username then click on the Go button.
  2. When prompted, enter your Authorizing PIN number on your mobile phone.. .

If you cannot login from off campus, email or call 804.523.5211 - or - 523-5220.

ProQuest Central eBooks Note: If you are accessing a ProQuest Central eBook from ON or OFF campus, you will be prompted with a Virginia's Community Colleges login screen. If you are accessing a ProQuest Central eBook from the library catalog, you will also be prompted to select your institution, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College.