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English & American Literature : Medieval-18th Century: Shakespeare

Literary Criticism - Shakespeare

Articles (databases for finding articles, etc. on all aspects of Shakespeare and his plays)

Streaming Video Collections with Shakespeare Productions

Books in the Library about William Shakespeare

Note: Shakespeare resources are located primarily in the call number range PR 2750-PR 3112 in the regular and Quarto circulating stacks (3rd floor) and in the Reference Collection (main/1st floor).

Library Catalog (CatQuest) search: shakespeare william
add additional words to the search box (e.g., criticism, play title, etc.) to narrow the search.

Also see:
Oxford Handbooks offer thorough introductions to topics and a critical survey of the current state of scholarship. Handbook articles review the key issues and current debates on a given topic. These are on the 3rd floor (Circulating Collection):
The Oxford handbook of the age of Shakespeare / PR 421 .O95 2018
The Oxford handbook of Shakespeare /  PR 2894 .O9 2014
The Oxford handbook of Shakespeare and embodiment : gender, sexuality, and race / PR 2976 .O88 2016
The Oxford handbook of Shakespearean comedy / PR 2981 .O94 2018
The Oxford handbook of Shakespearean tragedy /  PR 2983 .O97 2016
The Oxford handbook of Shakespeare's poetry / PR 2984 .O94 2013
The Oxford handbook of Shakespeare and performance /  PR 3091 .O94 2017

REFERENCE - Shakespeare

Note: In Row 11 browse for additional reference books about Shakespeare: biography, plays, characters, language, literary criticism, etc.

Shakespeare Productions...


Important Journals for Research on Shakespeare

You may find the following journals useful (click the link to see online and print holdings for each journal):

World Shakespeare Bibliography Online (see link on this page) indexes many of these periodicals. See also databases listed on the Articles page in this guide.

WEBSITES - Shakespeare

Works of Shakespeare