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A multi-disciplinary index of journal and magazine articles from 1982 to present. (Some full-text).

A multi-disciplinary database of journals, magazines, book chapters, and government reports. (Some full-text).

An index of journals and magazine in art from 1984 to present. (Some full-text).

Every Shakespeare play produced by the BBC, From All's Well That Ends Well through The Winter's Tale. (Streaming video)

Watch video of more than 250 dance performances and documentaries. (Streaming media).

Book reviews, drama reviews, film reviews, and literary essays from historical sources. (Full-text).

Biographies and essays on authors of fiction, poetry, drama, journalism, and history. (Full-text).

Essays on writers, novels, stories, plays, characters, genres, and national literatures. (Full-text).

The most comprehensive index of journals, books, and dissertations in literature. (Some full-text).

An encyclopedia of theatre, dance, opera, radio, film, television, and other performance. (Full-text).

 

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An index to reviews of English-language books in journals and magazines. (Citations only).

A standard one-volume encyclopedia of theatre. (Full-text).

Electronic books with full-text searching, bookmarks, and personal notes. (Full-text).
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Electronic books from academic, professional, and popular publishers. (Full-text).

An Internet search engine for scholarly journals and books with links to UHD-purchased content. (Some full-text).

An encyclopedia of dance forms, dancers, choreographers, music, and performances. (Full-text).

An index of academic journals and popular magazines on music from 1874 to present. (Some full-text).

Bibliographies of publications on history, languages, and literature. (Citations).
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Journal archives back to 1831. Recent issues (past 3-5 years) not included. (Full-text).
Purchase made possible by a generous donation from the Rockwell Fund.

Now known as EBSCOhost E-Books. (This cross-reference will be removed on 7/21/12).

An archive of the newspaper from 1980 to present. (Full-text).

A cover-to-cover archive of the newspaper from 1851 to 2003. (Full-text).

The standard one-volume encyclopedia of American theatre. (Full-text).

A short encyclopedia of dances, choreagraphers, technical terms, major works, etc. (Full-text).

Articles from over 550 periodicals in the social sciences and humanities from 1665 - 2000. (Full-text).

An index of plays in anthologies by title, author, subject, style, genre, type of cast, or grade level. (Citations only).

Electronic journals in the humanities and the social sciences. (Full-text).

The Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, and Washington Post. (Full-text).

Complete plays by Spanish dramatists of the 16th and 17th centuries. (Full-text).

A catalog of 58 million books, dissertations, sound recordings, and videos available in libraries. (Citations only).

 

 

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