Databases, web resources and printed materials of use in the field of Italian language and literature.

Full Text Sources and Other Libraries

Google Books Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic.

HathiTrust Digital Library brings together the immense collections of partner institutions in digital form.  HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future.

Interlibrary Loan

Binghamton doesn't own it? No problem, we'll get it for you! Books and articles can be obtained via Binghamton University Libraries' automated Interlibrary Loan Service.  Please allow delivery time-- books can take up to four weeks, depending on the source. Articles are usually delivered electronically to your computer within several days.

Tower of Pisa (Duomo di Pisa)

eBooks: Finding and Using

Over 476,600 eBooks! That's how many eBooks Binghamton University Libraries own. Included are specialty encyclopedias, directories, dictionaries and many academic titles from major university presses. How do you find them? How do you use them?          

Our subject guide called Finding and Using eBooks will tell you how to identify them in Find It! and how to access them on your laptop, iPad, smartphone, and other devices.

Featured Books

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Other Subject Guides

Latin American and Caribbean Area Studies

Comparative Literature


English: An excellent source for literary criticism and biography in many languages. 

Translation: The Process and the Product


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