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Includes Shakespearean publications from CONSORT and OhioLink, tips for using CONSORT and MLA International Bibliography for research on Shakespearean subjects. Learn how to locate Shakespearean criticism and resources on Shakespeare and film.

Literature Criticism Online

You can limit your search to Shakespeare Criticism.


Finding Criticism

MLA International Bibliography

Do keyword searches in MLA for the title of one of Shakespeare's works, a character name, or a theme AND the word Shakespeare (i.e., murder AND Shakespeare).  Many articles are available in full text.


Simply search the title of a work, a character, or a theme AND the words Shakespeare (i.e., marriage AND Shakespeare) to find full text articles.