Selected Resources

Bibliography of Paul Laurence Dunbar's Published Works

This page of selected resources may not be exhaustive.

Items in the Dunbar's Published Works section are listed by publication date order.


Fiction: Short Stories and Novels

Other Works

Selected Collected Works

Works by Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar

Archival Collections

Secondary Sources

Articles, Chapters, and Essays

Dissertations and Unpublished Works



Lesson Plans

The Making of a Poet and a People: Learning American History at the Paul Laurence Dunbar State Memorial, by Timothy Binkley. This lesson plan is designed to teach students about the life and poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar, Grade 9(10) Field Trip Model.

Lesson 10: Paul Laurence Dunbar, Ohio Reading Road Trip lesson plan, Grades 7-8.


Ohio Memory, Ohio Historical Connection (formerly Ohio Historical Society), contains many images relating to Paul Laurence Dunbar.

Paul Laurence Dunbar web guide, Library of Congress.

Paul Laurence Dunbar,

Paul Laurence Dunbar, Modern American Poetry, University of Illinois.

Seven works by Paul Laurence Dunbar are available on the Project Gutenberg website.