Poetry & Short Story Reference Center includes the ability to browse all poems in the database.
When browsing poems, you can limit your search by:
- All Poems
- Poetic Forms
- Poetic Themes
- Poetic Techniques
- Poem First Line
- Poem Last Line
To browse the most studied poems:
Click the Poems link in the Browse box on the home screen.
If desired, select a category from the tabs above the Browse for field. Note: The default is All Poems.
Enter your search terms in the Browse for field.
Select a search type. Click one:
Alphabetical: Find poems beginning with the terms you entered. Results are displayed in alphabetical order
Relevancy Ranked: Find poems most relevant to the terms you entered. Results are displayed with the most relevant at the top.
Click Browse. A result list is displayed.
Select an item in the result list to view the detailed record and full text, when available.