Gale Literary Index

Gale Literary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for titles of works into one source.

Gale Literary Index provides quick and easy access to author and title listings from over 130 literature products from Gale and the imprints Charles Scribner's Sons, St. James Press, and Twayne Publishers. The referenced products themselves will contain complete biographies on authors and critical essays on their writings.

Gale Literary Index is a starting point to locate authors and works covered in volumes of the following products:

  • African-American Writers
  • African Writers
  • American Nature Writers
  • American Writers
  • American Writers: The Classics
  • American Writers Retrospective Supplement
  • American Writers Supplement
  • Ancient Writers
  • Asian American Literature
  • Authors and Artists for Young Adults
  • Authors in the News
  • Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction: Analyses
  • Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction: Biography and Resources
  • Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
  • Beat Generation: A Gale Critical Companion
  • Bestsellers
  • Black Literature Criticism
  • Black Literature Criticism Supplement
  • Black Writers
  • British Writers
  • British Writers: The Classics
  • British Writers Retrospective Supplement
  • British Writers Supplement
  • Children's Literature Review
  • Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism
  • Concise Dictionary of American Literary Biography
  • Concise Dictionary of American Literary Biography Supplement
  • Concise Dictionary of British Literary Biography
  • Concise Dictionary of World Literary Biography
  • Concise Major 21st-Century Writers
  • Contemporary American Dramatists
  • Contemporary Authors
  • Contemporary Authors Autobiography Series
  • Contemporary Authors Bibliographical Series
  • Contemporary Authors New Revision Series
  • Contemporary Authors Permanent Series
  • Contemporary British Dramatists
  • Contemporary Canadian Authors
  • Contemporary Dramatists
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Contemporary Novelists
  • Contemporary Poets
  • Contemporary Popular Writers
  • Contemporary Southern Writers
  • Contemporary Women Dramatists
  • Contemporary Women Poets
  • Contemporary World Writers
  • Dictionary of Literary Biography
  • Dictionary of Literary Biography Documentary Series
  • Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook
  • DISCovering Authors
  • DISCovering Authors 3.0
  • DISCovering Authors: British Edition
  • DISCovering Authors: Canadian Edition
  • DISCovering Authors Modules
  • Drama Criticism
  • Drama for Students
  • Encyclopedia of World Literature in the 20th Century
  • Epics for Students
  • European Writers
  • Exploring Novels
  • Exploring Poetry
  • Exploring Short Stories
  • Feminism in Literature: A Gale Critical Companion
  • Feminist Writers
  • Gay & Lesbian Literature
  • Gothic Literature: A Gale Critical Companion
  • Guide to French Literature
  • Harlem Renaissance: A Gale Critical Companion
  • Hispanic Literature Criticism
  • Hispanic Literature Criticism Supplement
  • Hispanic Writers
  • International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers: Writers and Production Artists
  • International Dictionary of Theatre: Playwrights
  • Junior DISCovering Authors
  • Latin American Writers
  • Latin American Writers Supplement
  • Latino and Latina Writers
  • Literature and Its Times
  • Literature and Its Times Supplement
  • Literature Criticism from 1400-1800
  • Literature of Developing Nations for Students
  • Major Authors and Illustrators for Children and Young Adults
  • Major Authors and Illustrators for Children and Young Adults Supplement
  • Major 20th-Century Writers
  • Major 21st-Century Writers
  • Modern American Literature
  • Modern American Women Writers
  • Modern British Literature
  • Modern Japanese Writers
  • Mystery and Suspense Writers
  • Native North American Literature
  • Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
  • Nonfiction Classics for Students
  • Novels for Students
  • Poetry Criticism
  • Poetry for Students
  • Poets: American and British
  • Reference Guide to American Literature
  • Reference Guide to English Literature
  • Reference Guide to Holocaust Literature
  • Reference Guide to Short Fiction
  • Reference Guide to World Literature
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Writers
  • Science Fiction Writers
  • Shakespearean Criticism
  • Shakespeare for Students
  • Shakespeare's Characters for Students
  • Short Stories for Students
  • Short Story Criticism
  • Something about the Author
  • Something about the Author Autobiography Series
  • St. James Guide to Children's Writers
  • St. James Guide to Crime & Mystery Writers
  • St. James Guide to Fantasy Writers
  • St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost & Gothic Writers
  • St. James Guide to Science Fiction Writers
  • St. James Guide to Young Adult Writers
  • Supernatural Fiction Writers
  • Twayne Companion to Contemporary Literature in English
  • Twayne's English Authors
  • Twayne's United States Authors
  • Twayne's World Authors
  • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism
  • Twentieth-Century Romance and Historical Writers
  • Twentieth-Century Western Writers
  • UXL Graphic Novelists
  • William Shakespeare
  • World Literature and Its Times
  • World Literature Criticism
  • World Literature Criticism Supplement
  • World Poets
  • World Writers in English
  • Writers for Children
  • Writers for Young Adults
  • Yesterday's Authors of Books for Children