English and Creative Writing: Overview

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Welcome to the English and Creative Writing guide. Throughout the guide's sections you'll find our suggestions for key resources and information in this subject area.

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To get you started, here are the key shelfmark areas for your subject. The floor information is for books; print journals will have the same shelfmark but all journals are on the third floor.

Subject Shelfmark Floor
American literature PS 2
Classical language and literature PA227-8595 2
Drama PN1600-3307 2
English language PE 2
English literature PR 2
Literary criticism PN80-99 2
Poetry PN1010-1551 2

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