Call Numbers beginning with PR are located on the lower level of the Phillps Library.
General Collected Works
Complete Works PR 2752 - 2763
Sonnet & Poem Collections PR 2841 - 2843
Sonnets PR 2848
Individual Plays and Criticism
Copies of the individual plays are arranged alphabetically between PR 2801 – 2839. The play comes first, followed by criticism of the individual play.
General Criticism and Biography
Biographies PR 2894 - 2920
Stage history PR 3091 - 3112
Shakespeare's characters PR 2989
Criticism & Interpretation PR 2965 – 2979
Film and video adaptations (criticism) PR 3093
Comedies (criticism) PR 2981
Histories (criticism) PR 2982
Tragedies (criticism) PR 2983
Poetic works (criticism) PR 2984
Humor and satire PR 2994
Handbooks PR 2895 - 2898
Shakespeare authorship PR 2937 - 2961
Shakespeare's influence PR 2965 - 2971
Shakespeare's knowledge & learning PR 2903
Shakespeare's language PR 3072 - 3088
Political & Social Views PR 3017 - 3024
Religion PR 3011 - 3012
Shakespeare Dictionaries PR 2892
The majority of Academic Libraries use the Library of Congress Classification system to organize their print resources. This means that books sharing the same subject can easily be browsed for the serendipitous discovery of wonderful books in your subject area. All you will need to know is the call number range in order to get yourself situated.
Check the box to the left to see where the books on Shakespeare and his plays are located.