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Shakespeare and the Renaissance: Home

Research guide to help students find information about Shakespeare's works and life.

Guide Information

For more information about resources related to the life and works of William SWilliam Shakespeare Picturehakespeare, use the chat box or contact the Librarian. Also check out our British Literature I and British Literature II guides!

William Shakespeare was an English playwright and poet that produced most of his work in the late 16th and early 17th centuries. His works continue to influence modern pop culture despite being created hundreds of years ago.

Daily LIfe Through History

New* from the Rowan-Cabarrus Library.

Click on the database link above and then scroll down to Elizabethan England (under the Emergence of Modern Europe, 1500-1700). You will be prompted to enter your Rowan-Cabarrus Blackboard information (lastname.i.5digits and Password).

Image from Elizabethan England from Daily LifeChoose from the Table of Contents on the left. Also check the Resources at the bottom of the list. MLA Citations are included.

Databases

Books

Salem Press eBooks - Shakespeare

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Information about Library Services During Covid-19 Event

We are still here for you!

Library Services on Campus are closed during the Covid-19 Event (this includes printing, computer usage, book checkout, and inter-library loans). For more information about Library Closings click here.

However, you can still receive reference help by using our Ask-A-Librarian webchat or emailing one of our Librarians. Tutoring is also completely online with a direct link in Blackboard. For technology help, see our schedule for Virtual Technology Chats, and stay tuned for Library Instruction Workshops coming soon.

Instruction/Outreach Librarian

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Laurie Robb
Contact:
Instructional Librarian
South Campus, 8am-5pm
704-216-3544
laurie.robb@rccc.edu

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