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A guide to the many resources available for research on Shakespeare and his works.

Find Scholarship on Shakespeare

Use Library Search

Below are several library search sample searches that you can use to find materials on Shakespeare. If you only want to see those items in the Claremont Colleges Library collections, make sure to select the filter (left side menu) for the Claremont Colleges.

Keyword searches

Acting Shakespeare

Shakespeare authorship

Shakespeare and characters

Shakespeare criticism

Shakespeare (film or television)

Shakespeare quotations

Shakespeare and language

Shakespeare dictionaries

Subject searches

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. sources

English Drama - Early Modern And Elizabethan, 1500 1600

Keyword, limited to material type: videos


Keyword, limited to location: Special Collections


Concordances, Dictionaries, and Quotations