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Tolkien: Home

A Gumberg Library research guide

Welcome to this Gumberg Library research guide on J.R.R. Tolkien and his works. This guide will link the student researcher to works by Tolkien as well as to a number of different kinds of information sources about Tolkien and his works, including: reference works for background, books, databases for finding journals articles, as well as high-quality videos.


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See all books by Tolkien in the Gumberg Library



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If at any time you need help with using Gumberg Library resources, please contact Ted Bergfelt, Humanities Librarian, via email or by phone at 412-426-5430, 8:30 am-4:30 pm ET, Monday-Friday. If he is not available, Ask Gumberg


This research guide was redesigned by Hannah Goss, English Department Intern, and Ted Bergfelt, Humanities Librarian, October 2022