Sometimes a play is published by itself as a book. Other times a play might be published in a book with several other plays, in a collection or "anthology" of plays.
To find a published play, look in the Library's catalog, SWAN under the play's title or the author's name.
Title Search: Merchant of Venice
Author Search: Shakespeare, William
Many plays are never published as separate books, but some can be found in books that are collections of several plays.
To browse a list of plays, scenes and monologues which are published in collections, do a Subject search in SWAN for:
If you've been unable to locate a copy of a play anywhere else, and you want to buy a copy for yourself, try these publishers of play scripts.
This site is maintained by the librarians of George A. Spiva Library.
If you have a question or comment about the Library's LibGuides, please contact the site administrator.