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Emily Dickinson: Overview

The complete poems by Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson | Overview

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 “Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul – and sings the tunes without the words – and never stops at all.”
- Emily Dickinson

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Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)


Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.

Level 3 resourceLEVEL

Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

Emily Dickinson | Primary sources

  Primary Sources & Literary Works of Emily Dickinson at Gale Literature Litfinder

Visit the State Library of Victoria to access their free databases - you will need to sign up (membership is free)Articles

Emily Dickinson | Overview: Books

Level 1 resourceUsing eBooks off campus help and instructionsClick on the following book covers to place a hold in the library catalogue or access the book online. If prompted, sign in with your School mConnect user name and password.


 A choice of Emily Dickinson's verse

 Poems. Series I - III, complete by Emily Dickinson (ebook)

Emily Dickinson | Overview: Online resources

Level 1 resourceWeb sitesClick here for Tips for reading Emily Dickinson's poems.

 Click here to visit the Emily Dickinson museum for biographical and lifestyle information about Emily

Emily Dickinson poems | Overview: Multimedia support

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