Orlando: Women's Writing

How Orlando Works

Features

Search options

Scope

All searches (except Tag search: in bibliography) can be narrowed according to the type of material being searched. The Scope choices vary by entry point as follows:
People: search for entries
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narrow by type(s) of writer - British women writers, male writers, other women writers
People: search for names
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narrow according to where you want to search - in lives, writings, free-standing events, or bibliography
Chronologies
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narrow by event type (British women writers, writing climate, social climate, national or international)
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narrow by degree of selectivity (most comprehensive, fairly comprehensive, fairly selective, most selective)
Tag search: in lives, in writings
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narrow by type(s) of writer - British women writers, male writers, other women writers, or free-standing events
Tag search: by core tags, text only
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narrow according to where you want to search - in lives of British women writers, writings of British women writers, male writers, other women writers, free-standing events, or bibliography
Tag search: combined
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narrow by type(s) of writer - British women writers, male writers, other women writers