Articles and Databases

Performing Arts

Arts & Humanities Citation Index (Web of Science) Citation index which provides access to current and retrospective information from over 1,160 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals, as well as selected items from over 6,000 scientific and social sciences journals.
Cambridge Histories Performing Arts Collection Contains over 250 volumes published since 1960 covering historical works in over 15 different academic subjects. Subject areas include American History, British History, Economic History, History of Science, Language/Linguistics, Music, Philosophy, Religion, and Performing Arts.
Classical Music Library A multi-label database of over 50,000 Classical music recordings for listening and learning in libraries.
Classical Scores Library Content includes 800 scores (approximately 25,000 pages) including works spanning time periods from the Renaissance to the 21st century.
Dance in Video Provides streaming video of dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, japp, contmeporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and pioneers of modern concert dance. (Best viewed with Internet Explorer)
Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text Provides indexing and abstracts for over 300 publications related to film and television as well as full text.
Film Literature Index Index to articles, film and book reviews about film and television. Online index cover periodicals published between 1976-2001. Print index covers more recently published periodicals (Ref. Z5784.M9 F45).
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance A fully indexed, cross-referenced and annotated databank of over 60,000 journal articles, books, book articles and dissertation abstracts on all aspects of theatre and performance in 126 countries. International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance contains full text for more than 100 periodicals and more than 100 books & monographs.
Naxos Music Library A comprehensive collection of classical music which includes over 263,000 tracks of Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk, and Chinese music.
Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection Offers over 175 fully-indexed, cross-searchable dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press, including detailed information across a broad subject range from titles in the world-renowned Oxford Companions Series.
Theatre in Video Contains more than 250 definitive perfomances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, online in streaming video - more than 500 hours in all. (Best viewed with Internet Explorer)