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1975 - present
Academic Search Premier is a multidisciplinary database that provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including approximately 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. A total of 8,500 journals are index...
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Doollee is a guide to contemporary playwrights and theatre plays which have been written, adapted or translated into English since the production of Look Back in Anger in 1956. doollee.com contains...
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The Drama Online core collection features 1200 titles from the pre-eminent theatre lists from Bloomsbury's Methuen Drama and Arden Shakespeare imprints, as well as Faber and Faber Ltd. Production p...
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Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive
late 1800s - 2000
An archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through 2000. ...
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International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text contains all of the content available in International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance as well as full text for 100 titles, including Ca...
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JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive
JSTOR is a full-text journal database which provides access to more than 1,200 titles in the fields of African-American studies, anthropology, architecture, Asian studies, biological sciences, bota...
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Literary Reference Center
This is a broad reference resource for literature, authors, literary criticism, and literary works across disciplines and timeframes. It contains plot summaries, synopses, and work overviews, artic...
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9th Century - present
NOTE: This database was cancelled by DPI/BadgerLink effective, June 30, 2018. If you need assistance in finding an alternative database, use the Contact Us link at the bottom of this page. LitFind...
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Performing Arts Periodicals Database
1864 - present
This article database covers a broad spectrum of the arts and entertainment industry, including dance, film, television, drama, theater, stagecraft, musical theater, broadcast arts, circus performa...
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The online edition of the "Play Index" makes finding information about plays easier than ever. Since important classic and historical plays (e.g. the plays of Aeschylus and Euripides, Moliere's wor...
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Project Muse provides full text access to more than 300 humanities and social science journals from various publishers. Disciplines covered include art, anthropology, literature, film, theatre, his...
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers: New York Times (1851-2014)
1851 - 2014, rolling 4 year embargo
This version of The New York Times includes full-text and full-image articles since its beginning year. Digital reproductions of every page and every article from every issue are available in downl...
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Shakespeare in Performance: Prompt Books from the Folger Shakespeare Library
Prompt books for performances of Shakespeare’s plays between the seventeenth and twentieth centuries, and supporting material for 17 selected plays. Documents are indexed by genre, country, theatre...
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Shakespeare Survey Online
1948 - present
Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. Since 1948 Survey has published the best source of international Shakespearean scholarship and criticism in English. Each vol...
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Theatre in Video
Theatre in Video contains more than 250 of the worlds most important plays, together with more than 100 video documentaries and interviews with directors, designers, writers, and actors - all onlin...
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World Shakespeare Bibliography Online
1974 - 2000
A comprehensive bibliography, international in scope, with coverage extending to more than 92 languages, which will, when complete, provide annotated entries for all important books, articles, book...
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African Writers Series
1962 - present
A collection of over 300 full-text major African literary titles of fiction, poetry, drama and non-fictional prose. For over 40 years, Heinemann's African Writers Series published the key texts of ...
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Ambrose Video (BBC Shakespeare Plays)
Provides streaming access to selected educational videos including the BBC complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. (Not updated)
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1740 - 1940
American Periodicals Series Online™ (APS Online) includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the middle of the 20th century. Titles ran...
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Bertolt Brechts Werke
This is an electronic edition of the major works of the playwright Bertolt Brecht. All content is in German, but the search interface is in both German and English. It is based on Brecht's Ausgewä...
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1850 - present
Black Drama contains the full text of 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 100 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other Africa...
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Brecht's Works in English: A Bibliography
The Bibliography of Bertolt Brecht's Works in English Translation is a cooperative project of the International Brecht Society and the Bertolt Brecht-Archiv (Akademie der K nste, Berlin). The proje...
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British Humanities Index
1950s - present
BHI indexes and abstracts approximately 400 internationally respected humanities journals and weekly magazines published in the UK and other English speaking countries, as well as quality newspaper...
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British Periodicals (1680s to the 1930s)
1680s - 1930s
This database is searchable full text resource and contains approximately 500 journals from the seventeenth century through to the Victorian 'age of periodicals' and beyond. Topics covered include ...
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Cambridge Companions Online
This Collection offers more than 450 of the Cambridge Companions for searching and browsing. These are detailed guides to authors, composers, philosophers, genres, various literatures and other fie...
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Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson
1973 - Present
The Online Edition presents a fully searchable version of the Print Edition, including all the original introductions, collations, and commentary, but it complements, develops, and vastly extends t...
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Eighteenth Century Journals: A Portal to Newspapers and Periodicals, c1685-1815
c1685 - 1835
The Eighteenth-Century Journals Portal provides access through a single interface to digitizations of selected English-language scholarly journals and newspapers from the years 1699-1835. At presen...
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English Verse Drama Database
Late 1200s - 1900
English Verse Drama contains more than 2,000 works by around 450 named authors and approximately 230 anonymous works, from the Shrewsbury Fragments of the late thirteenth century to the end of the ...
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Folger Digital Texts (Shakespeare)
High-quality, downloadable digital texts of Shakespeare's plays, based on source texts taken from the Folger Shakespeare Library editions (using the same page numbers and layouts as in the Folger p...
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Germanistik Online Datenbank
1960 - present
Germanistik is the central international journal on the study of German Language and Literature, including peripheral fields. Now fifty years of German philology - the history of the discipline bot...
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Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics Digital Video Library
1970 - present
The Hemispheric Institute Digital Video Library (HIDVL) is a collaboration between New York University Libraries and the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics that provides a digital li...
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Humanities International Complete
Humanities Index Complete is a comprehensive database covering more than 2,100 journals, books and other important reference sources published worldwide in the humanities, with a focus on literary,...
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The Web offers many possibilities for exploring the cultural production of Shakespeare's works. A profusion of sites provide full texts of Shakespeare's plays; multimedia capabilities make it possi...
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Internet Broadway Database : IBDB
Broadway's Hits and Flops. From Aristophanes to Ziegfeld.
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Literature Criticism Online
Database features modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres including materials from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals. This ...
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Literature Resource Center
Literature Resource Center includes information on a large number of authors and literary works taken from Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Contemporary Literary Criticism, a...
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MLA International Bibliography (Literature)
1926 - present
The Modern Language Association International Bibliography indexes 4,000 periodicals in English and other languages as well as books, book chapters, and dissertations. Its subject matter includes c...
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New Yorker Archive
1925 - present
The New Yorker Archive provides access to every page of The New Yorker going back to its first issue in 1925. The New Yorker is a weekly magazine with a mix of reporting on national and internation...
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NINES: Nineteenth Century Scholarship Online
1770 - 1920
NINES is a searchable and tagged site linking the material, cultural and literary archive of the nineteenth century and the digital research environment of the twenty-first. The NINES site is a sou...
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Oxford Handbooks Online
Oxford Handbooks Online provides access to the full text of more than 190 plus titles published as part of the prestigious Oxford Handbooks series, plus specially commissioned keywords and abstract...
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1930 - Present
PlaybillVault.com is a comprehensive database of Broadway history from Playbill Inc. The collection appears to feature all Broadway shows associated with Playbill, starting with the 1930-31 season,...
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Recollection Wisconsin is an expanding digital collection featuring thousands of historic photos, postcards, maps, letters, diaries, books, artifacts, oral histories and other digital collections f...
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Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
1902 to (the present minus 5 years)
This full text archive of the complete Times Literary Supplement contains every page of every copy of the TLS published from 1902 - (present - 5 years rolling horizon). Reviews of books in many dis...
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20th century - present
UbuWeb was founded in November of 1996, initially as a repository for visual, concrete and, later, sound poetry. Over the years, UbuWeb has embraced all forms of the avant-garde and beyond. This ri...
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Wisconsin Center for Film and Theatre Research
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