General Language Arts Websites

Resources for Downloadable Materials

  • Project Gutenbergis a digital archive of ebooks. Some are in the public domain and some books have been digitized with permission from the author. Check the copyright.
  • Web English TeacherOne of the many features of this site is the index to literature websites. Some sites (i.e. O'Henry) offer a links to sites with free downloads.
  • The Academy of American Poets is a searchable database of more than 1,200 poems by more than 450 American poets organized in a national poetry map. You can also access biographies, photos, and other information about each poet or hear their poems read aloud in the listening booth.

Literary Criticism Resources


Search Tip: Try using the advanced search option and using "criticism" or "literary criticism" as subject search terms.


Somersworth High School & Career Technical Center

Library Media Center

11 Memorial Drive
Somersworth, NH 03878 Phone: (603) 692-9119 or (603) 692-2431

Hours: 7:15 am - 2:45 pm Monday-Friday
School Librarian: Kathy Vetter
Library Aide: Lesley Unger-Mochrie