- NIC Molstead Library. Access to electronic databases, catalogues, journals, and librarian support services. Accessible from home or campus.
- Library of Congress. Refer to the especially useful American History for words, sounds, and pictures.
- Internet Public Library. University of Michigan's extensive online library database.
- On-Line Books Page at the University of Pennsylvania. This searchable index includes books at other sites as well.
- Project Gutenberg. Online texts in either plain text or zipped form with searchable index.
- Project Bartleby Archive. Searchable archive of online texts at Columbia University, including reference books on American literature.
- Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia. Although some texts at this major repository are restricted to local users, many are not.