The UC Berkeley Department of English and the Katharine Bixby Hotchkis Chair in English present

"Re-enchanting the English Reformation (and Shakespeare)"

a lecture by Margreta de Grazia, Sheli Z. and Burton X. Rosenberg Professor of the Humanities, University of Pennsylvania

Thursday, February 16
5:00 - 7:00 PM
300 Wheeler Hall
UC Berkeley


The following is a list of useful online and offline resources we've compiled for graduate students doing research on the early modern period, including online texts, publications, and digital databases.

Public Online Resources

Restricted Online Resources

  • Early English Books Online
    Digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700.
  • ITER: Gateway to the Renaissance
    A bibliography of articles and reviews drawn from more than a thousand medieval and Renaissance journal titles covering the years 400-1700.
  • Project Muse
    Searchable full-text database of scholarly journal articles.
    Another full-text database of scholarly articles across a range of disciplines.
  • Literature Online
    Fully searchable library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 333 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.
  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
    57,000 detailed biographies of British literary and historical figures.
  • State Papers Online
    3 million pages of 16th- & 17th-century British government documents.

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