Some of Our Favorite Links

Canonical Resources

The Searchable Holmes Canon
Search for any word or phrase in the entire Canon or in individual stories; formatted for easy reading.

Wikipedia: The Cases
Synopses of all the Sherlock Holmes stories

Supplementary Material

Sherlock Holmes information center operated by Willis G. Frick

Sidney Paget‘s Drawings

The Best of Sherlock Holmes
Noteworthy items related to Holmes and Conan Doyle

The 60 Stories
Introductions to the cases from the Hounds of the Internet

Arthur Conan Doyle
Official site of the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Literary Estate

The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

John H. Watson‘s Personal Blog
Blog associated with the BBC‘s Sherlock; now archival

Sherlockians (and Holmesians)

The Baker Street Irregulars
The world‘s oldest Sherlockian society; membership by invitation only

The John H. Watson Society
Open and inclusive group dedicated to the life and work of John H. Watson, M.D.

Listings of Sherlock Holmes societies throughout the world


The Baker Street Journal
The most respected source of Sherlockian scholarship, published by the BSI

Sherlock Holmes Magazine
Glossy publication covering all incarnations of the Great Detective

Scuttlebutt from the Spermaceti Press
Peter E. Blau‘s Sherlockian newsletter


I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere
Podcast and website at the intersection of news and popular culture

The Baker Street Babes
Approaching Holmes fandom from a female point of view

I Am Lost Without My Boswell
Volunteer effort to create free audio dramatizations of the entire Canon

Locations of Interest

The Sherlock Holmes Collection at the University of Minnesota
The world’s largest collection of Sherlockiana (and Doyleana)

The Sherlock Holmes Museum
A reconstruction of Holmes and Watson‘s digs at 221B Baker Street, London