This page outlines the resources for Dr. Shohet's Shakespeare course
Richard II assignment. Below you will find the databases we covered in class as well as additional resources that you may find useful in your research.

Resources for Textual Analysis: Contains resources for better understanding and developing your own analysis of Shakespeare's texts.

Articles and Criticism: Contains MLA International Bibliography and the World Shakespeare Bibliography, which are both excellent resources for scholarly peer reviewed criticism.

Resource Tutorials: Contains links to online tutorials for searching in EEBO, the OED, and Luna.

Organizing & Citing Your Sources: Has links to the MLA style guide.

Shakespeare's First Folio (1623): Link to text in EEBO.

 Resources for Textual Analysis

 Critical Articles

  MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO)
Provides citations to journal articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations on all aspects of literature, language and linguistics, literary theory and criticism, dramatic arts, and folklore. International in scope; coverage from 1926 to the present. Includes access to the MLA Directory of Periodicals.

  Drama Criticism (Gale)
Provides critical analyses of significant dramatists or plays. For each play or playwright featured, a full range of critical opinion is presented, along with a biographical sketch, a chronological list of the writer's major works and more. Approximately 90-95% of critical essays are full text. Titles of the plays are searchable. Reprints also available from Literature Resource Center.

Provides a full text archive of academic journals and books in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics. The most recent three to five years of a journal are usually not included.

  Resource Tutorials

  Organizing & Citing Your Sources

  Shakespeare's First Folio (1623)