Oxford English Dictionary (OED) Online
Perhaps our most important resource. Use this to find out etymology
and historical meanings for Shakespeare's language.
Use this resource to look up scholarly articles on Shakespeare and other
Early English Books Online (EEBO)
Browse and download images of early modern books.
A database that allows you to search for single words in thousands of Renaissance
Penn's Library Home Page
The starting point for all of Penn's library resources, including Franklin,
the library's electronic catalog.
SCETI (Schoenberg Center for
Electronic Text Imaging)
Look at digital images of all of Penn's Shakespeare materials (including
the first folio).
Oxford Classical Dictionary Online
Wondering who Niobe was? Perhaps you want to know more about Ceres and Juno?
This resource tells you all you'd ever want to know about classical