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Poetry: Books

This Research Guides lists library and online resources related to finding information on poetry.

Library Catalog Search

Search the library catalog to find books, videos, and more at PCC Library.


Search Examples

When searching the library catalog keep it simple. Type the name of the poet to search for a list of books that include information about their life and works.

You can also search for books that contain various types of poetry. Here are some search examples:

  • African Americans AND poetry
  • Greek poetry
  • Latin American poetry
  • poetry AND criticism
  • love poetry

Print Books at PCC Library

Get Books from Other Libraries

Share Book IconIf PCC Library does not own a copy of a book that you need, we can see if another library is able to loan it to you through our interlibrary loan (ILL) service. Just fill out the ILL form as completely as possible. Once the book arrives, we will contact you so that you can pick it up. 

Keep in mind...

  • Cost: FREE!
  • Libraries do not usually purchase or loan textbooks. 
  • Allow 5-10 business days for processing and delivery.