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Theatre and Music Theatre: Theatre and Music Theatre

Research resources for theatre and music theatre.

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How To Use This Guide

This guide contains suggested resources and tutorials to guide you through your research. On this main page, you'll find resources we suggest you use for theatre and music theatre research. If you're starting your research, read Need to Develop Your Topic on the left. The remaining boxes on this guide will help you continue your research. Tabs at the top show you how to Find Books and see lists of New Books and Most-Used Books. Also, see the Dance tab to be taken to a separate dance guide.

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Feeling lost? Select the Research Process tab at the top to access a tutorial on all the steps of the research process. If you have questions, see the How do I...? tab for frequently asked questions, or use the Librarian Contact box on the right.

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High-ranking Journals

These journals have a high SCImago Journal Rank Indicator, which measures a journal's impact, influence, or prestige.

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DVDs: Search the catalog and limit format to DVD video. DVDs are located on the first floor to the left of the stairs. Music Theatre DVDs are found under M1500-1527.8. Theatre DVDs can be found under a variety of call numbers. See Library of Congress Call Numbers for Theatre for details.

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