Catalogues

Title Description URL
Women Writers Online

"Women Writers Online is a full-text collection of early women’s writing in English". This project "includes full transcriptions of texts published between 1526 and 1850, focusing on materials that are rare or inaccessible. The range of genres and topics covered makes it a truly remarkable resource for teaching and research, providing an unparalleled view of women’s literate culture in the early modern period". Texts are presented on a timeline that situate them in relation to each other's publication history. Selecting any of the 350 entries provides a full transcription of the work. The database is also searchable so users can jump to the relevant resource easily.

http://www.wwp.northeastern.edu/wwo/

World Shakespeare Bibliography

"The World Shakespeare Bibliography Online is a searchable electronic database consisting of the most comprehensive record of Shakespeare-related scholarship and theatrical productions published or produced worldwide between 1960 and 2014". This comprehensive resource contains over 141,000 annotated entries of critical scholarship. The resource is browsable by genre or searchable by keyword. The resources are detailed with information on the title of the work, the type of work (book, article etc.), the author of the work, and the date of publication. Complete with full bibliographic information, users can leverage the incredible World Shakespeare Bibliography as an entry point into the vast world of Shakespeare scholarship.

http://www.worldshakesbib.org/