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Theater Research Guide   Tags: div_ii, humanities, theater  

Last Updated: Apr 6, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Library Catalog - Begin here to see what books, videos and recordings we have in the Wabash collection!

JSTOR - Historic full-text archive of scholarly journals that includes the arts.

EBSCO Research Databases - General article database across many disciplines with many full-text articles available for dowloading.

WorldCat - Database of over 1 billion records of books and other materials in library collections throughout the world.  Use this to locate materials not held by Wabash.

InterLibrary Loan - Use this service to order materials from other libraries

Key Databases for Articles on Theater and Dance

  International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance

IBTD comprises the most comprehensive index of publications on all aspects of theatre and performance in 126 countries, from 1982 to the present. Many articles are available in full text online, as are several dozen complete books.

Project Muse

Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content.  MUSE books and journals, from leading university presses and scholarly societies, are fully integrated for search and discovery.

MLA Bibliography

The MLA Bibliography indexes critical materials on literature and language. Its orientation is literary but it does list some articles focusing on performance.  

New York Times (1851-2009--ProQuest) 

Excellent resource for contemporary reviews of productions, and critical essays regarding specific plays.

Additional Journal Databases and Indexes

 Biography Resource Center

lncludes literature criticism sources.  



Resources in Our Collection

Reference Books in Our Collection

Theater Call Numbers 

Other Humanities Resources



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