Resources for Grad Students

Graduate Student Administrative Resources

English Graduate Program Resources & Information (login required)
An internal website with an exhaustive listing of all the forms you will need as an English graduate student; it also contains Generals Lists, example Fields Lists, example prospectuses, example language exams, and teaching, professional and financial resources.  Please contact the Department of English Graduate Program Assstant if you are a graduate student or faculty member and unable to access the site.

GSAS’s Handbook for Students

GSAS Graduate Student Council

Dissertation Plans & Pandemic 

Language Exams


Library Resources

Odile Harter ( is the library liaison to the English Department. She is available to answer questions and also as a partner in your research. Feel free to keep her posted on whatever it is you’re working on, no matter how esoteric or inchoate.

Harvard Library Resources for English Graduate Students
A guide to graduate library research

Child Memorial Library
The Department of English’s Research Library

Woodberry Poetry Room
in Lamont Library

Book History @ Harvard