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Shakespeare Websites

Complete Works of William Shakespeare
The full texts of Shakespeare's plays can be accessed and downloaded for free via this site from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The plays are broken down by act and scene for manageability.


Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library
Website of the library in Washington DC, probably the world's most comprehensive Shakespeare collection, also extensive rare and early printed book holdings.


Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon



The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
Responsible for the properties associated with Shakespeare in and around Stratford-upon-Avon and for the archives of the RSC.


Shakespeare and the Globe
Website for the reconstructed Globe Theatre on Bankside, London.


The Shakespeare Institute
The Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham


The joint Shakespeare Institute, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and Birmingham Shakespeare Library website, which contains collection level descriptions for the holdings of the three libraries, an enquiries facility, information about Shakespeare productions, links to other sites and other information for students of Shakespeare


Find out about the Shakespeare Library held in the Arts, Languages and Literature Section of Birmingham Central Library

Do you want to watch one of the many Shakespeare videos we have available?

Please note We are not responsible for the content of other organisations' websites.

The Tempest
Romeo and Juliet
A Midsummer Night's Dream