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English Language & Literature

Find Books at FGCU

Library Catalog Search


For browsing at the FGCU library, you may want to search by the Library of Congress classification. Here are some popular language and literature subject areas.  For a more complete list of LC classifications, see

P - PZ Language & Literature
P Philology. Linguistics
PA Greek & Latin Lang & Lit
PB Modern Lang (General). Celtic Lang
PC Romance Lang
PD Germanic Lang (General),
Scandinavian Lang
PE English Lang   

PF West Germanic Lang
PG Slavic, Baltic, Albanian Lang & Lit 
PH Uralic, Basque Lang & Lit
PJ Oriental Lang & Lit. Semitic Lang & Lit
PK Indo-Iranian Lang & Lit
PL Lang & Lit of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
PM Hyperborean, Indian, and artificial Lang

PN Literature (General) 
PQ French, Italian, Spanish, & Portuguese Lit
PR English Lit
PS American Lit
PT German, Dutch, & Scandinavian Lit
PZ Fiction. Juvenile Belles Lettres

Interlibrary Loan & UBorrow

Can't find a book at the FGCU Library that you really need? Try UBorrow or Interlibrary Loan! Both programs allow you to borrow materials from other libraries, both programs are free to you, and both programs allow you to pick your materials up from and return them to the FGCU Library. So which one is best for you? 

Interlibrary Loan

  • PROS: Borrow books, articles and other materials from across the country
  • CONS: Due date and renewals are determined by the lending library and may not be very long
  • To use: Log in with your email and password and fill out the appropriate form


  • PROS: Borrow books from Florida universities and colleges quickly with guaranteed loan periods of 45 days and renewals of 30 days
  • CONS: Only books may be borrowed and only from within Florida
  • To use: Sign in with your email and password in the upper right corner, click the STATEWIDE CATALOG option, search