Frequently used Sites
Books: card catalog
Some keywords or subject headings you might want to search on are: Shakespeare; Shakespearean, Elizabethan; Costume; etc.
Internet Resources: These are general Elizabethan sites. See the Search Note at the bottom of the page.
An Introduction to Shakespeare:
Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet.
The navigation menu at left appears on each major page. Use it to access the resources indexed here.http://shakespeare.palomar.edu/default.htm
Life in Elizabethan, England. A Compendium of Common Knowledge 1558-1603
Elizabethan Everyday Life This is a k-12 site but is well documented and nicely organized. Developed by the Springfield, Ill. Comm. School District.
Elizabethan life in Britain Architecture, literature, and daily life in Elizabethan England. http://www.britainexpress.com/History/Elizabethan_life.htm
Elizabethan Information. This is a site with an interesting list of links to subjects such as sports, religion, and money. Etc.
Renaissance The Elizabethan World
A large table of different subjects including, Elizabethan life, food, theater, music, recipes, and even an Elizabethan dictionary.
A rough translation of an Elizabethan poem on table manners. (Authorship unknown and undocumented.)
An Elizabethan Supper
A Beginner’s Guide to Medieval Cooking
Popular Medicine in Elizabethan times
The Black Death
Elizabethan Costuming Page. Very extensive set of pages!
The Costume Page. Elizabethan / Shakespearean Era Costume
Costume History at The Costumer's Manifesto. Costume and dress through the ages.
http://www.costumes.org/history/100pages/costhistpage.htm Choose by era.
Clothing for men
Swords for the Elizabethan Gentleman
Search Note: There are literally thousands of web sites dealing with the Elizabethan era.
+Elizabethan +weapons +Elizabethan +religion OR +religions (note the plural option)
+Elizabethan +costume +Elizabethan +medicine +Elizabethan +diseases OR +plague
LOOK AT THE SOURCE URL and determine WHO is putting up the site.