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Theatre and Film Sources

Online Databases

Some of these databases can be accessed from home. For instructions on what is available and
information on accessing them please follow this link.

Film & Television Literature Index
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers

Academic OneFile
Academic Search Complete
Gale Literary Index
JSTOR Arts & Science I and III Collection
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
Literature Resource Center


Internet Resources  
About Classic Movies 
American Association of Community Theatre 
American Film Institute
Independent Film Channel

Internet Movie Database
Internet Theater Database 
Playbill On-line
Theatre History on the Web

 Selected Periodicals  

Cinema Journal 
Film Comment
Film Literature Index
Film Quarterly
Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism
Journal of Film and History
Journal of Popular Film and Television
Modern Drama
New Theatre Quarterly
Restoration and 18th Century Theatre Research
Shakespeare Quarterly
TDR: Tulane Drama Review
Theatre History Studies
Theatre Survey

Reference Sources  

Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television

Dictionary of Theatre: Terms, Concepts and Analysis                                                                  PN2035.P29131998

Gale Literature Criticism Series 
PN 1601.D59

Film Encyclopedia                                     

International Dictionary of Films and Film Makers, Actors and Actresses       

London Stage                                   

Magillís Cinema Annual                              

Motion Picture Guide  

New York Times Theater Reviews 

Screen World                             
PN 1993.D

Theatre World 
PN 2277.N5A17

Dictionary of Theatre: Terms, Concepts and Analysis


Call Numbers 

PN                            Literature

PN 1600-3307

PN 1900-1992

PN 1993-1997
       Motion Pictures 

     Plays, Scenarios, etc. 

PN 2000-3299
       Dramatic Representations

PQ                            French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese Literature

PR-PS                     English and American Literature

German, Dutch Scandinavian Literature


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