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The Harry Ransom Center is an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum. Its extensive holdings provide a unique record of the creative process of writers and artists, deepening our understanding of literature, photography, film, art, and the performing arts.
Searchable online literature for students, educators and enthusiasts. To find a particular work, start by looking through the author index. The site currently has over 3,000 complete books and over 4,000 short stories and poems by over 250 authors. The quotations database includes over 8,500 quotes.