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Comparative Literature

Finding Articles in Databases

On this page, you will find links to specialized databases relating to Comparative Literature. These databases are where you will find citations and often full-text links to articles from journals in these subject areas, as well as some citations to books and book chapters.


Two pages of Arabic calligraphy and sea monsters

Zakaria ibn Muhammad Qazwini. Wonders of Creation: Sea Monsters. Islamic,14th century. Luna Collection.

Journal Articles & Bibliographic Resources

Two pages of Arabic calligraphy and portraits of sultans

Yusuf ibn Antuniyus ibn Sudan al-Halabi. A Threaded Pearl of the History of the Byzantine Kings: Portrait of Sultan Sulaiman Qanuni. 1659-1667. Luna Collection.

Older / Historical Periodical Literature

Manuscript with Indian calligraphy and scene of captured king

Kalakacharyakatha: King Gardabhilla Brought Captive to Kalaka. Indian, Gujarat, ca. 1450. Courtesy of Los Angeles County Museum of Art.