The Shakespeare Collection
An overview of the collection
Explore some of the treasures held in the collection
Read more about the Shakespeare Memorial Room with its beautiful features
How to access the collection in person and online
The Library of Birmingham’s Shakespeare Collection is the first Shakespeare library in the world and one of the biggest resources for Shakespeare studies.
The collection is one of the Library's most important cultural treasures, with more than 100,000 items, including:
- production posters