- Perseus Collection - Renaissance MaterialsThe Garner is a gathering of primary materials from the early modern period in England (commonly called the English Renaissance) and selected secondary materials from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It includes the works of William Shakespeare, important historical sources from the period, and a variety of secondary reference works.
- Renascence EditionsRenascence Editions is a project developed by University of Oregon and it is an effort to make available online works printed in English between the years 1477 and 1799.
- Middle English CompendiumThe Middle English Compendium has been designed to offer easy access to and interconnectivity between three major Middle English electronic resources: an electronic version of the Middle English Dictionary, a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse, based on the MED bibliographies, and an associated network of electronic resources. The electronic MED contains the complete Middle English Dictionary, A-Z, corresponding to 115 fascicles of the print Dictionary, or about 14,940 pages. It contains 54,081 entries and 891,531 quotations, which have been linked to the corresponding entries in the HyperBibliography. Manuscript abbreviations and shelfmarks have been added to the stencils for these linked quotations.
- Early English Books Online (EEBO)From reference sources: Pollard & Redgrave's A Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland; English Books Printed Abroad, 1475-1640 ("STC I"); Donald Wing's A Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America; English Books Printed in Other Countries, 1641-1700 ("STC II").
- ABELL - SEE: Annual Bibliography of English Language and LiteratureCoverage: 1920-present.
- Bible in English (Lion) (990-1970)Twenty different versions of the English Bible from the tenth to the twentieth century, including 12 full Bibles, 5 New Testament texts, 2 versions of the Gospels only, and William Tyndale's translations of the Pentateuch, Jonah, and the New Testament. Particular attention has been paid to the Renaissance period with all the most significant texts from the Tyndale to the King James being included. The text of each edition is given in full, including original introductions, prefaces, appendices, indices, notes, and tables.
- British Literary Manuscripts Online IIBritish Literary Manuscripts Online, c. 1660-1900, presents facsimile images of literary manuscripts, including letters and diaries, drafts of poems, plays, novels, and other literary works, and similar materials. Searching is based on tags and descriptive text associated with each manuscript.
- Early English Books Online Text Creation PartnershipA project administered by the University of Michigan to convert the page images from Early English Books online into fully-searchable, TEI-compliant SGML/XML texts. Patrons can view both the text and the original page images. When complete EEBO-TCP hopes to provide full text access to close to 70,000 monographs.
- English Drama (Lion) (1280-1915)English Drama contains 4,000 plays by 1,200 authors from the late thirteenth century to the early twentieth century. The database contains works acted on or intended for the stage. It includes masques, interludes, short dramatic pieces, translations and adaptations, closet dramas, and works written for children. Unpublished manuscript works and works in languages other than English have been excluded. Each text is reproduced in full, as is accompanying text written by the playwright and forming an integral part of the play, such as epigraphs, castlists, and notes. Commendatory and prefatory poems by the playwright and others have also been included. Coverage: 1280-1915
- English Poetry (Lion) (600-1900)English Poetry contains the complete works of William Canton, Charles Doughty, George Sigerson, and the works of over 1,250 other poets representing the English poetic canon from 600-1900. The database aims to encompass the complete published corpus of poets listed in the New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature (Cambridge University Press, 1969-72). Certain categories of material have not generally been included: translations into English verse after 1800, hymns published after 1800, works in languages other than English, unpublished manuscript poems or those only published in contemporary newspapers, journals, or miscellanies, verse dramas intended for the stage (these are included in English Drama). The entire text of each poem has been included. Any accompanying text written by the poet and forming an integral part of the poem, such as dedications, notes, arguments and epigraphs, is also generally included. Volume-specific front and back matter, such as advertisements, prefaces, introductions, editorial apparatus, dedicatory epistles, biographies, glossaries and indexes is usually excluded, as are some lengthy authorial notes considered inessential to the understanding of a particular poem. Coverage: 600-1900
- English Short Title Catalogue (RLG)The English Short Title Catalogue contains records for works printed in any language in England or its dependencies from the beginning of printing through the end of the eighteenth century, as well as works printed in English anywhere else in the world during that period. Subject headings appear in records for items published in 1700 or earlier. Coverage: 1473-1800
- Sources of Early Modern Emotion in English, 1500-1700 (SEMEE)Sources of Early Modern Emotion in English, 1500-1700 (SEMEE) is a living, collaborative project designed to aid researchers working on emotion and affect in the English Renaissance. It contains editable bibliographies of primary sources related to the study of emotion, as well as a bibliography of secondary scholarship on early modern emotion.
- Censimento nazionale delle edizioni italiane del XVI secolo (EDIT16)Il Censimento nazionale delle edizioni italiane del XVI secolo (EDIT16) ha lo scopo di documentare la produzione italiana a stampa del XVI secolo e di effettuare la ricognizione degli esemplari a livello nazionale.
- Nuovo RinascimentoNuovo Rinascimento is managed by Danilo Romei and contains works, essays, bibliographies, training and informatical aids by italian authors, concerning history and current events of italian literature and culture. It is possible to consult texts in many formats. Anyone can increase the database with his own contributions, although previously assessed by redaction.
- Petrarcae codices LatiniThe "Petrarcae codices Latini" is a database of Latin manuscripts by Francesco Petrarca and other medieval and early renaissance authors with about 1,700 bibliographic descriptions. The database covers all of Europe with the exception of manuscripts held in Florence and Spain.
- Bivio: Biblioteca virtuale onlineTexts and Images of Humanism and the Renaissance. The idea is to orient historical, philosophical, historico-artistic, and philological research with the creation of a digital library offering rare texts in their most significant editions and translations.
- Verzeichnis Deutscher Drucke VD 16Early printed books in Germanyform the 16th century. Verzeichnis der im deutschen Sprachbereich erschienenen Drucke des XVI. Jahrhunderts, VD16, herausgegeben von der Bayrischen Staatsbibliothek in Muenchen in Verbindung mit der Herzog August Bibliothek in Wolfenbuettel.
- Verzeichnis Deutscher Drucke VD 17Early printed books in Germany from the 17th century.
- Orda 16 - Online-Repertorium Deutsche Antikenübersetzung 1501–1620"Das „Online-Repertorium Deutsche Antikenübersetzung 1501–1620“, gefördert seit 2019 von der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft, versteht sich als philologisches Grundlagenprojekt, das die deutsche Antikenübersetzung zwischen 1501 und 1620 umfassend erschließen wird. Ziel des Projekts ist die Erstellung eines Repertoriums, das erstmals sämtliche zwischen 1501 und 1620 entstandenen Textzeugen (Drucke und Handschriften) erfasst, die Übersetzungen von lateinischen und griechischen Werken der Antike und Spätantike (bis ca. 600 n. Chr.) in die deutsche Sprache überliefern."
- Deutsche Biographische Enzyklopädie (DBE) onlineThis online edition of Dictionary of German Biography (DBE) provides information about people from all aspects of public life: men and women from the entire German-speaking area from the time of the very earliest written records right up to the present.
- Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft OnlineThe scope of the database goes back retrospectively to 1985 (the bibliography began in 1945), and it broadly indexes both monographic and serial literature in the field. It covers scholarly publishing on an international scale in several languages. Coverage: Currently 1985-present, with ongoing retrsopective work to include the printed index back to 1945.
- ARTFL Project (American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language)* Main ARTFL Database (FRANTEXT) of scholarly editions (literary texts and criticism and biology, history, economics and philosophy texts). * French Women Writers and Provencal Poetry databases * B.A.S.I.L.E.: Corpus de la litterature narrative du Moyen Age au XXe siecle: Romans, Contes, Nouvelles * Historical language dictionaries. The Project for American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language (ARTFL) is a cooperative enterprise of Analyse et Traitement Informatique de la Langue Française (ATILF) of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), the Division of the Humanities, the Division of the Social Sciences, and Electronic Text Services (ETS) of the University of Chicago. ARTFL began as a database to facilitate literary and linguistic analysis, with advanced concordance capabilities.
- Corpus de la littérature médiévaleThe "Corpus de la littérature médiévale" (Corpus of Medieval French Literature) provides searchable, full text access to hundreds of authoritative editions of narrative prose, chanson de geste, poetry, and theatre in the langue d'oïl from the ninth century to the end of the 15th century. Coverage: Ninth to the end of the 15th century.
- Corpus MontaigneAll the works published in Montaigne’s lifetime and after his death by his «daughter-in-law» Marie de Gournay, all the editions published from the 16th to the 20th century, their annotation and critical apparatus, and also the best editions of the complete works in Italian, English, German and Spanish go to make up the Corpus of Montaigne’s Complete Works.
- French Renaissance PaleographyCreated by the Newberry Library, Chicago and the University of Toronto.