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Trial Database: BBC Shakespeare Plays

Dates: February 23, 2011 - April 15, 2011

Contact: Ping Situ


The University Libraries are pleased to offer trial access to BBC Shakespeare Plays, television adaptations of the plays of Shakespeare, produced by the BBC between 1978 and 1985. Video is streamed in Flash from the Ambrose site, with chaptered access to acts.

All 37 plays are digitally remastered with picture and sound enhanced. The plays also offer easy to use menus, computer DVD downloadable scripts and have closed captions.

Access BBC Shakespeare Plays, and other trial databases, here.