Selected links

The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

A site featuring resources and information for both the serious student, and interested visitors to Stratford. The Trust Library holds all of the books seen in Shakespeare's Study. It also cares for several local buildings relating to Shakespeare's life.

Windows on Warwickshire

Windows on Warwickshire is the starting point for exploring the county's museum, library and archive collections on the web. These can be explored by themes, or visually through maps. WoW also features several learning packages, including Featuring Shakespeare and Shakespeare in Stratford.

Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet

A comprehensive site featuring plenty on Shakespeare's life and work, plus timelines.

The Plantin-Moretus Printing Museum

This old printing press in Antwerp, Belgium, was where life began for a huge range of printed material in Shakespeare's time. It was Europe's printing capital, and many early Protestant books were produced here. But by Shakespeare's time, it had become part of Philip II's Spanish Empire, which was built on Catholicism.

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