If you cannot find your short story in UC Library Search, use one of the indexes below to determine:
Short stories appear in so many different ways that there is no one single place to look for them. A good place to start is in UC Library Search or in one of the indexes listed on the right.
If you know the title of a short story, use a keyword search and enter the title of the story. Add the author's name if you know it or if the title isn't very distinctive:
You can also combine keywords to look for anthologies and collections:
If you know or suspect that a short story is one of many in a book by the author, do an author search in the catalog.
If you know the title of the anthology or collection in which a story appears, do a Title begins with…search in the catalog for the name of the anthology:
You can also try a subject search for "short stories" combined with other keywords.
You can search Google for your story, but be aware that, as with all free websites, it may be difficult to confirm the accuracy and authenticity of the material.
The following sites contain the full-text versions of selected short stories: