Killy Literaturlexikon includes biographical and bibliographical information for German-language authors from the Middle Ages to the present. Search by author's last name and then scroll to entry in volume. Articles in German.
USE LINK ABOVE TO GET LOGIN AND PASSWORD. Comprehensive German-language encyclopedia of world literature from the Antiquity to the present. Has summaries and synopses of +13,000 works. Includes biographical sketches. Direct link to Kindlers: http://www.kll-online.de/
Covers different genres (e.g. drama, poetry, short novel), as well as methodology (e.g. hermeneutics, structuralism) and literary theory (e.g. author, narrative perspective). Includes bibliography for each entry. Click on FULL TEXT PDF to download PDFs for each letter