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ENC1102 Kennedy John Mueller: Doctor Thorne

This guide is designed to help Dr. Kennedy's ENC1102 students with their research papers.

Search Tips


When searching use various combinations of keywords to improve your search results.

Enclose phrases in double quotation marks.

"Doctor Thorne"  "Anthony Trollope" "Barsetshire series"

Use the names of characters to narrow your results.

 "Mary Thorne"  "Frank Gresham"

Add terms that relate to a theme in the novel.

"commodity culture" "marriage" "social class" "alcoholism"




Find Books

To find books containing critical essays, use the Brackett Library catalog. Here are some of the books available in the Reserve Room.


Here are some websites that might contain acceptable material, but you will still have to evaluate each source.

Reference Books

Reference books contain general information about authors and their works. These books with excerpts on Anthony Trollope are in the Reference section (2nd floor) of the Brackett Library.

Caution: These sources are used best as starting points for research rather than references in your paper.

Encyclopedia of British Writers REF 820.9008 ENC V.1

Masterplots, 2nd ed. (Doctor Thorne p.1755) REF 809 MAS V.3