Selected Resources for: Dutch Language and Literature

Subject Librarian:

Gordon Anderson

This subject covers: Sources for studying the language and literature of The Netherlands, in English and in Dutch; biographical information about authors; dictionaries.

Article Databases and Indexes

Academic or Scholarly Articles Subject Indexes

The MLA International Bibliography is a classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics which has been compiled by the Modern Language Association of America since 1926.

Catalogs and Bibliographies


Search with MNCAT to find books, journals, etc. owned by the library. Search by keyword, subject, title, or author for materials on your topic.

General Reference Sources

Biographical Sources

Winkler Prins lexicon van de Nederlandse letterkunde

auteurs, anonieme werken, periodieken / redactieraad, R. F. Lissens ... [et al.].


Cassell's Handwoordenboek : Engels-Nederlands, Nederlands-Engels


Internet Resources

Gateways & Megasites

Style Manuals and Writing Guides

Bibliography Software

RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that allows you to create your own databases of citations by importing references from MNCAT and other databases, and then in seconds automatically generate bibliographies in all major styles (MLA, APA, Turabian, Chicago, etc.).

Style Manuals

University of Minnesota

Related U of M Web Sites

Provides links to language specific search engines, education sites, weather and news pages and other language based resources. Just select the appropriate language for the list of links.

Library Information

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