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Shakespeare Resources

Gale Literary Databases

Literary Criticism and Biography Databases  is a portal. There is a drop-down bar that allows you to select which of the following databases you wish to search (you can also search all):
Shakespearean Criticism (SC)
Dictionary of Literary Biography Documentary Series (DLBDS)
Dictionary of Literary Biography Main Series (DLB)
Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook Series (DLBYB)
Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800 (LC)

Literature Resource Center

Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. The Literature Resource Center covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors.

Other Online Databases and E-Journals

Walsh Library subscribes to literary databases that will be useful for your research. Almost all of them provide access to full-text journals such as Shakespeare (London, England), Shakespeare Quarterly, Shakespeare Bulletin, Shakespeare Studies (Columbia), and the Shakespeare Newsletter. To find out which full-text journals are available see our E-Journals List. Or you may want to search our databases directly.

Online Primary Sources