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Hamlet: A Research Guide: Home

Learn about the "melancholy dane" and the play named after him


This Gumberg Library research guide on William Shakespeare's masterwork, Hamlet, will connect you to texts of the play, background information, criticism of the play in books and articles, as well as video and audio performances. We hope you will find it useful. Enjoy!

Reference Works

Reference Works


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This research guide was made by Ted Bergfelt, Humanities Librarian. If you need help with research on Hamlet or any Humanities topic you may contact him Monday through Friday at 412-396-5351 or via email