Folger Shakespeare Library


Washington, DC




Amanda Herbert, Assistant Director for Fellowships
Phone: (202) 675-0348
Email: @email

Known primarily for its Shakespeare collection, the Folger supports research on all aspects of British and European literary, cultural, political, religious, and social history from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries. The Folger holds the largest collection—outside the UK—of early English books printed before 1640, including 116,000 books printed from 1475 to 1800, manuscripts, and art and film collections.

Host Institutions: Folger Shakespeare Library