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The Digital Anthology of Early Modern English Drama is a hub for exploring over 400 early modern English plays that were performed in London's professional theaters between 1576 and 1642.

Early Modern Manuscripts Online (EMMO) is a multi-faceted project that will offer online access to a substantial number of English manuscripts from the 16th and 17th centuries.

The Folger Shakespeare Library Finding Aid Database provides finding aids for the Folger's manuscript and archival collections.

The Folger Shakespeare Library publishes a number of blogs from our various departments, which include The Collation, Shakespeare & Beyond, The Folger Spotlight, and Teaching Shakespeare.

Folgerpedia is the Folger Shakespeare Library's collaboratively-edited, search-based encyclopedia of all things "Folger."

Hamnet is the Folger Shakespeare Library’s publicly available online catalog. Hamnet contains bibliographic records for many of the important parts of our collection.

The database version of Private Libraries in Renaissance England (PLRE) transcribes and annotates the book lists produced between the beginning of the 16th century and the mid-17th century.

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a significant grant to Amherst College for the benefit of the Folger Shakespeare Library which is using the funds to build a new digital asset platform called Miranda.

Hosted by the Folger Shakespeare Library, the Union First Line Index provides a database of the first lines of manuscript verse held by contributing institutions.