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Due to inclement weather, UK will be operating on Plan B for Thursday, March 5th. Please contact the library location you intend to visit before traveling. Current open/closed information is below.

Confirmed Open: William T. Young Library will open at 10 am on Thursday, March 5th.

Confirmed Closed March 5th: Agricultural Information Center, Design, Education, Little Fine Arts, Medical Center, Morris, Science, Special Collections Research Center, Shaver Engineering, and Transportation.

Service points in William T. Young Library for Thursday, March 5th:
AV Services will be closed.
Reference and PNM desks will open at 10 am.


Resource Name &
Link to Resource:
African Writers Series

Reprints of essential texts. Distinctive contemporary national literature, widely studied, post-colonial. Chinua Achebe, 2007 recipient of the International Man Booker Prize, is founding editor; all of his texts included, from Things Fall Apart to Anthills of the Savannah. AWS includes women's poetry, folk materials, and non-fiction accounts of culture and history. Includes iconic Arab novel, Tayeb Salih's Season of Migration to the North. AWS reprinted rare early texts; also published best-selling authors such as Doris Lessing and Nadine Gordimer. This online collection, when complete in 2009, will contain all issues, from no. 1 (published in 1962) to no. 359 (2003). Includes Cover Gallery, essay, author biographies. Texts are integrated into Literature Online.

Resource Type(s): E-Book(s) 
Access information: Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.
Fulltext: Fulltext is available.
Vendor Name:Chadwyck
Research Guides: English Literature & Language