Short Story Index (H.W. Wilson)

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The Ultimate Tool For Locating Thousands of Short Stories

This database is an essential resource for readers seeking short stories by author or genre, or for those researching a body of work of a literary figure. It provides detailed indexing for hundreds of thousands of short stories.

Precision Searching

Short Story Index is searchable by author, title, subject, keyword, date, literary technique and source, or by any combination of terms—making it easy for you to find only the relevant search results you need. Subject access—including theme, locale, narrative technique or device—helps narrow your search even further.


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Advanced Search, with its elegantly laid-out tool set for crafting very precise search strategies, gives the user great control over the whole search process.

– Library Journal