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Databases for Performing Arts

Journal Articles

Art Fulltext

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Art, Antiques, Archaeology, Architecture, Fashion Design, Graphic Arts, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Motion Pictures, Museology, Photography, Television, Textiles, Video.
Type of Material:Articles from journals, yearbooks and museum bulletins.
Dates Covered:1984-present
Fulltext:Full text from 1997 +

Communication & Mass Media Complete

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Communication and Mass Media
Type of Material:Articles and author profiles
Dates Covered:1915 to present
Fulltext:Some full text

Humanities International Index

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:History, Languages, Literature, Philosophy, Religion, Visual and Performing Arts
Type of Material:Articles, essays and reviews
Fulltext:Some full text

International Index to the Performing Arts Full Text

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Arts and Entertainment Industry
Type of Material:Articles
Dates Covered:1960 to present
Fulltext:Some full text

Ebooks

American Drama 1714-1915

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:American Drama
Type of Material:Plays and biographies of authors
Dates Covered:1717 to 1915
Fulltext:Full text

Asian American Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Plays written by Asian American writers.
Type of Material:Plays along with related biographical, production, and theatrical information.
Dates Covered:1891 to present
Fulltext:Full text

Black Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Plays of Black Writers from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African Diaspora Countries.
Type of Material:Plays and selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.
Dates Covered:1850 to present
Fulltext:Full text

Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:British Literature
Type of Material:Plays, poems, and apocrypha
Fulltext:Full text

English Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:British Drama
Type of Material:Plays
Dates Covered:Late 13th century to early 20th century
Fulltext:Full text

North American Indian Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Native American Drama
Type of Material:Plays
Dates Covered:1930's to present
Fulltext:Full Text

North American Women's Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Drama and Women's Studies
Type of Material:Plays, selected playbills, photographs and other ephemera related to the plays and short biograhies of authors
Dates Covered:1770's to present
Fulltext:Full Text

South and Southeast Asian Literature

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Aisan Literature
Type of Material:Fiction, short fiction, poems, interviews, and manuscript materials written in English by writers in South and Southeast Asia and their Diasporas
Dates Covered:mid-19th century to present
Fulltext:Full text

Twentieth Century Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:English Drama
Type of Material:Plays
Dates Covered:1890 to present
Fulltext:Full Text

Reference

ARTstor

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Arts, Architecture, Humanities, and Sciences
Type of Material:Digital images
Fulltext:Images

North American Theatre Online

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Canadian and American Theatre
Type of Material:Database of plays, people, theatres, productions, and production companies
Dates Covered:Colonial times to the present
Fulltext:Some Full Text

Imagesmaps

ARTstor

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Arts, Architecture, Humanities, and Sciences
Type of Material:Digital images
Fulltext:Images

Reviews

Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Literature, Theatre, Cinema, Music and Exhibitions
Type of Material:Reviews and articles
Dates Covered:1902 to 2005
Fulltext:Full text

Videos

Dance in Video

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:20th Century concert dance (modern dance, ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisation) including dancers and choreographers
Type of Material:Documentaries, interviews, and dance instruction videos
Dates Covered:20th Century
Fulltext:Streamed Video

Opera in Video

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Opera
Type of Material:Operatic performances, interviews, and documentaries
Fulltext:Steamed Video

Theatre in Video

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Theatre
Type of Material:Complete performance of plays and documentaries
Dates Covered:current
Fulltext:Streamed Video

Miscellaneous

Bertolt Brechts Werke

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Works of Bertolt Brechts
Type of Material:Selected works in six volumes
Fulltext:Full text

Shakespeare Collection

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:William Shakespeare and Early Modern and Elizabethan drama
Type of Material:Complete works of Shakespeare, historical editions and adaptations, prompt books, criticism and commentary, and articles
Fulltext:Mostly Full Text

Twentieth Century North American Drama

Access:On Campus
Off Campus
Subject Covered:Drama
Type of Material:Plays, playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related t the plays
Dates Covered:1900's
Fulltext:Streamed Video