This guide is for students in Penn State Harrisburg's ENGL 191: Science Fiction, taught by Dr. Eric Bliman. It includes numerous science fiction research sources, such as books and encyclopedias, journals, databases, online sources, search tips, and more
Founded by and located at Indiana University's School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI (Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis), the Center for Ray Bradbury Studies is the nation's first center for the study of science fiction and fantasy author Ray Bradbury. In addition to keeping the Bradbury Archives, the Center also publishes the New Bradbury Review, a journal dedicated to examining the impact of Bradbury's writings on American culture and his legacy as one of the master storytellers of his time.
Based at the University of Kansas (KU) in Lawrence, Kansas, the Gunn Center's website offers a wealth of information about science fiction including resources for students, scholars, writers, and fans as well as awards, a blog, science fiction courses at KU and much more.
An amazingly-exhaustive resource, the ISFD is "a community effort to catalog works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. It links together various types of bibliographic data: author bibliographies, publication bibliographies, award listings, magazine content listings, anthology and collection content listings, and forthcoming books."