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Shakespeare: Web Sites

Books, electronic databases, and Web sites to start your research on Shakespeare and his works.

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Shakespeare-Related Web Sites

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare.

Folger Shakespeare Library:

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George Mason University.  Open Source Shakespeare: an Experiment in Literary Technology.

   "Attempts to be the best free Web site containing Shakespeare's complete works." Intended for scholars, thespians, and Shakespeare lovers, includes the 1864 Globe Edition of the complete works and a concordance. Can search by keyword or by character. There is also an advanced search function.

Shakespeare @

      Helpful Web site for those creating lesson plans for teaching Shakespeare.

Understanding Shakespeare.

        Contained within the JSTOR database, this resource allows the user to choose a play, select a line of the play, and quickly see articles in JSTOR that reference the line. Play texts were digitized by the Folger Shakespeare Library.