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Electronic Text Archives
Electronic or e-text archives of print-published poetry and related materials which can be found on the internet.
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- Collection of assorted poems indexed by author, title, first line and keywords.
World Wide School: Literature-Poetry
- Collection of rare and popular works including "Ballad of Reading Gaol", by Oscar Wilde and "The Hunting of the Snark" by Lewis Carroll.
Poem of the Week
- Archive of past offerings indexed by poet, first line, title and occasion. Includes submission guidelines and related links.
- Searchable collection of love poems spanning four centuries of literature. Also indexed by poet name.
eMule.com: Poetry Archives
- Educational resource dedicated to researching poetry. Includes an online archive of poetry by numerous recognized poets.
- Includes selections by Shakespeare, Keats and Tennyson in addition to a personal poetry archive and related links.
EveryPoet.com - Archive of World Poetry
- Classic poetry from around the world. Mostly British and American.
Contemporary American Poetry Archive
- Archive of out-of-print collections of contemporary American poetry, indexed alphabetically by poet name.
- American and English works between 1250 and 1920. Offers numerous anthologies including "The Oxford Book of English Verse", the "Yale Book of American Verse" and "Modern American and British Poetry".
Bibliomania Poetry Archive
Digital Poets Society
- Large searchable collection of classic poetry including Blake, Eliot, Shakespeare and Wilde. Includes related links.
Categorized Poetry by Pros
- Collection of mostly humorous but sometimes sentimental poetry by authors such as Housman, Herrick, Cope, and Chesterton, sorted by categories such as Advice, Animals, Death, and War.
- Ongoing anthology with traditional and translated works from poets such as William Carlos Williams and A.A. Milne.
The Poem Tree
- Traditional and contemporary metered poetry, with critical essays and links.
A Small Anthology of Poems
- Wide variety of poems that are annotated and/or introduced with commentary and author biographical information.
- A poem a day provided by the Library of Congress, one for each of the 180 days of a typical American high school year.
- Directory-structured database of famous poetry, both written in English and translated.
Anthology of Poetry
- Includes about 650 poems by 117 great poets.
Poetry X » Poems
- Large poetry archive featuring classic and contemporary poems along with commentary and analysis.
Our Favorite Poems
- Eclectic personal selection of public domain texts of poems from a wide range of authors.
Internet Poetry Archive
- Collection of poems by six contemporary poets: Czeslaw Milosz, Seamus Heaney, Philip Levine, Robert Pinsky, Margaret Walker and Yusef Komunyakaa.
American Verse Project
- Organization for the acquisition, creation and maintenance of electronic texts. Includes a bibliography and a mission statement.
Representative Poetry Online
- Collection of poetry spanning 1400 years, edited by members of the Department of English at the University of Toronto. Indexed by poet, title and first line. Includes critical articles, bibliographies, and other aids for students. Mostly English, some French.
Poetry In Translation
- An electronic archive of browsable and downloadable English translations of major European and Chinese Classical poets. Also offers original works by A.S. Kline.
Famous Poetry Online
- A poetry resource providing famous poems by the world's most popular poets.
The Wondering Minstrels
- Archive of the mailing list offering works by numerous poets. Includes personal commentary, critical analysis and biographical information.
CMU Poetry Index of Canonical Verse
- Searchable archive of online texts from a wide range of recognized poets, both historical and contemporary.
Snap Dragon Poetry Corner
- A collection of poems (all on one page). Also includes a selection of "Bad Poems".
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