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Theater Arts: Reference Resources

Electronic Reference Works

Reference works are great places to begin research, especially if you are not really that familiar with the topic you are researching. They will give you the basic information you need to proceed.

The electronic reference works below can be consulted off-campus, but when you click on the title to access they work, you will need to enter your MultiPass username and password.

Featured Reference Works

Theater Research Guides

The following research guides provide an overview of the many reference titles published over the years that are of potential use to those doing research in the performing arts.

Print Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Below is a small selection of print reference works on the subject of THEATER ARTS. Additional reference books can be found in QuickSearch, the Online Catalog.