General Information about the Decades
Virtual Library European University Institute in Italy This database covers many of the topics. It provides information separated into decades.
Shakespeare and others…
The Complete Works of Shakespeare (from MIT) Index to and literary information about Shakespeare. Plus free online plays.
From the Academy of American Poets Poets and poetry
Famous Poets This site provides a list of famous poets, their bios, and their poems.
Encyclopedia Mythica An award-winning Internet encyclopedia of mythology, folklore, and religion
Absolute Shakespeare A resource for William Shakespeare’s plays, sonnets, poems, quotes, biography and the legendary Globe Theatre.
Project Gutenberg Read books online with free downloads.
Grammar and Writing
Writer’s Web (University of Richmond)
Punctuation Guide (National Punctuation Day)
More Shakespeare Resources
Of Mice and Men Resources
America from the Great Depression through WWII (America's Library)
The Migrant Experience (Library of Congress)