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Shakespeare's World: Home

This guide will help you find resources on Shakespeare's work, life, and times.

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Molly Royse
Hodges Library
Office: 865-974-3652
Subjects:Classics, English

Life in Shakespeare's England

Shakespeare's World

From John Speed's The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine, 1611

Cambridge University Library

Primary Sources

Secondary Sources

Theatre Research

  • Humanities International Complete 
  • Literature Online (LION) 
    A fully searchable library of more than 300,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, plus biographies, bibliographies and key secondary sources.
  • Music Periodicals Database
    Provides indexing and abstracts for several hundred international music periodicals from over 20 countries, plus full-text for more than 140 of the indexed journals.

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