Shakespeare for EH 102

Ms. Leatherwood, April 9, 2009

Selected Resources

This is a list of selected resources only and there are many others available in the Library. Please e-mail or chat with the Reference Staff or call 460-7025 for help.

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SOUTHcat Catalog

A database of books, journals and which years of those journals that we own(but not the articles in those journals), videos, CDs, DVDs, Government Documents and more.

Possible keyword searches:

hamlet and criticism Use the ? question mark in the catalog
hamlet and character?  

hamlet and ghost*

Use the * asterisk in InfoTrac, MLA and Ebsco databases
hamlet and polonius  
hamlet and women  
hamlet and psycho?  
hamlet and film  

Indexes & Full-Text Sources -

(Find links to the following databases on the Articles, Indexes & Databases page.)

JSTOR--all full-text articles at least 3-5 years old. Remember to choose "Language and Literature" discipline journals before searching.

Project Muse--Full text of more recent articles.

Gale/Infotrac's Literature Resource Center. Criticism. Some full-text articles.

Ebsco's Academic Search Premier Some full-text articles (Use an asterisk * to truncate terms)

MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures--Under EBSCO-- Covers 1963+

Gale/InfoTrac's Expanded Academic Index . Some full-text articles. (Use an asterisk * to truncate terms)

Reference Books:

The following selected series published by Gale have critical excerpts.

Shakespearean Criticism. 1984- . Ref. PR 2965 .S43
Shakespeare for Students. Ref. PR 2987 .S47 1992
Shakespeare for Students. Book II. Ref. PR 2987 .S468 1997
Shakespeare: A Study & Research Guide.
Ref. PR 2894 .B44 1995

Journals and Annuals:

Shakespeare Quarterly. 1950- . Serials, 2nd floor South for current and 3rd floor South for older issues. Periodicals: PR 2885 .S63. Check SOUTHcat for holdings.

Shakespeare Survey. 1948-2007. Annual Bookstacks PR 2888 .C3. Check SOUTHcat.

Check "Our Journal List" for others.

Topic Guide:

Shakespeare Intro by Jerry Wright (

Style Guides:

Bedford/St. Martin & Diana Hacker's Style Guides
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 6th ed. Ready Ref. LB 2369 .G53

Plagiarism & Turnitin

Plagiarism for Students

Turnitin for Students


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