These databases are recommended for English majors / masters and their coursework. For English 102 (Critical Writing) resources, see the ENGL 102 tab.
The following is a curated list of free sites that offer literary and other cultural texts, generally in the public domain.
Attribution note: Elements within this guide were originally created by B. Alex Boyd. It is currently being edited and maintained by Rocco V. Cremonese, Business and English Librarian as of the 2016-2017 Academic Year.