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Huckleberry Finn: Home

Databases for Background

Home use username & passwords for these databases are on your handout.


These e-books are also listed on the bibliography.

Databases for Online Literary Criticism

Home use username & passwords for these databases are on your handout.

Overview to Print Sources

Huck Finn

Asleep on the Raft, illustration from 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn', by Mark Twain . Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 28 Apr 2015.


Helpful Websites

These sites provide links to primary sources and food for thought.

Polishing Tools

Noodletools - use Noodletools to help create your works cited list in MLA format. You will need to set up an account using your username and password. We will be using the share feature for this. - your teacher may require you to submit your paper through You will need to get a code from your teacher.

Works Cited Format - You will find many of Ms. Lamphier's favorite sources on this Sample Works Cited List (Achtung! This is not updated to reflect the 2016 MLA changes. I am working on it.

Online Reserve Cart

Here's a link to Blair's Huck Finn Research Paper on the  the LibraryThing to help find publication information and some content (via Googlebooks). This list includes materials from the media center cart of reserve items including critical materials from single-author volumes, anthologies, or series (primarily from Gale Research).

Printing & Photocopy Tips

Important Printing Instructions - DON'T!
Please use database features to save to your MCPS Chrome drive or e-mail the article to yourself. If you really need to print, get permission after you have skimmed the article for relevance and have formatted for printing.