Mr. Revell's Shakespeare/Renaissance Project

A cart in the library has been compiled and there are books on many of  the research topics available there. Remember to refer to the indexes to find references to your particular topic.

Find other books by using the Cherokee Catalog.

    To access the book catalog from the media center computers, click on:   

                Start Button --Programs-- Cherokee Catalog. 

Conduct a "subject" search using keywords related to your topic. 

Reference Databases:  Available from the Cherokee Library Media Center

    The following research databases will help research your topic and provide accurate and reliable information needed to complete your assignment.


Retrieve in-depth reference content in Literature, History, Biographies, Science and Social Studies.

Covering world history from 1500 up until the present day, this powerful and dynamic website offers more than 15,000 reference entries, including documents, biographies, images, maps, visual timelines, audio clips, and more.

To access Facts on File's World History Online choose History Database Center and then select World History.)  World History Online covers the important civilizations and cultures of world history from prehistoric times through the modern era. Topical entries, biographies, maps, primary source documents, and timelines—all extensively hyperlinked—provide a detailed and comparative view of the people, places, and events that have defined world history.

Access to thousands of full-text articles, documents, and graphics from Sirs highly acclaimed reference databases.  --  Sirs Researcher, SIRS Government Reporter, and SIRS Renaissance.

The REFERENCE DESK section of this database provides a great jumping off point, with access to many subject encyclopedias to provide topic overviews . Simultaneously search through more than 150 full-text newspapers, hundreds of full text magazines, two international newswires, two thousand classic books, hundreds of maps, thousands of photographs, as well as major works of literature and art.

This database includes all the literary works, reviewed critical analyses and brief plot summaries that are included in MagillOnLiterature, as well as all the biographies and author essays included in MagillOnAuthors.


* See bookmarks in library for home access to these databases


Created by: Mr. G. Byrne
last updated: 19 March 2004