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Shakespeare Resources

Gale Literary Databases

Literary Criticism and Biography Databases  is a portal. You can use the search bar at the top of the page to search all of the electronic resources from Gale we subscribe to or you can use the  advanced search feature to search individual electronic resources. Important databases include:

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)

Literary Index allows an author, title and custom search across Gale literary series.

Literature Resource Center provides up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

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