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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Shakespeare Research Guide

Help for finding research about all things Shakespeare.

English Literature Databases

The databases below are among the best to use when performing research in English Literature. For an expanded listing of possible resources, see the English Literature listing in the Electronic Databases by Subject. If the article’s full text is not immediately available, use the Journal Finder to help you locate the full-text. (Just type in the title of the journal to see where it is available.) If we do not have access to it, you can request the article via Sewanee ILL, our interlibrary loan program.

Preferred Databases

Need an article we don't have?

BrowZine for Journals

Search Google Scholar for articles

Google Scholar Search