When searching Keene-Link use these subject headings:



See also the names of individual poets (e.g. Dickinson, Emily; Frost, Robert) and styles of poetry.

When browsing the Keene Public Library shelves use these Dewey numbers:

 808.81 general works

 811 American poetry

 821 British poetry

 General Titles:

Fletcher, Ralph J. Poetry Matters: Writing a Poem From the Inside Out. HarperCollins, c2002.

Janeczko, Paul B. How to Write Poetry. Scholastic Reference, c2001, c1999.

 Recommended Web Resources:

 Craft of Poetry -A glossary and description of poetic types and elements are clearly written at this site from the University of Northern Iowa.

 Poetry.com -Site features over 5.1 million poets.

 Poets.org -Links to poetry and information about poets.

 RhymeZone -A search engine for rhyming words. Definitions, synonyms, and homophones are also given.

 Shadow Poetry -This site defines and gives you examples of several different types of poetry.