The three links below are great places to start exploring and discovering the world of poetry. Found a poet you like? Get the full story - see if the Evans Library has poetry books written by your poet.
Designed to meet the needs of students, researchers & educators interested in all aspects of the humanities. The collection includes full text for more than 1,400 journals, with citations to over 3.5 million articles, including book reviews.
From Purdue's online writing lab (OWL), " By learning how to close read a poem you can significantly increase both your understanding and enjoyment of the poem. You may also increase your ability to write convincingly about the poem."