Selected Call Numbers
Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.
|Literature. Drama||PN 1600-2000|
|Puppet Theater||PN 1972-1982|
|Dramatic representation. The theatre||PN 2000-3307|
|Theater as a Profession||PN 2074|
|History By Period (Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance, etc.)||PN 2131-2179|
|History. Special regions or countries||PN 2219-3030|
Selected Subject Headings
Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.
- Theater – History
- Italian Renaissance
- Italian drama
- Improvisation (Acting)
- Puppets and Puppet-Plays
- Opera Buffa
Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library
Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.
|The Commedia dell’Arte||PQ 4155 S6|
|Commedia dell’Arte: An Actor’s Handbook||PQ 4155 .R83 1994 & Ebook|
|Performance and Literature in the Commedia dell’Arte||PQ 4155 .H42 2002|
|Scenery, Set, and Staging in the Italian Renaissance||PN 2091 .S8 S292 1996|
|Masks, Mimes and Miracles; Studies in the Popular Theatre||PN 2071 .G4 N5|
|Harlequin’s Stick, Charlie’s Cane: a Comparative Study.||REMOTE PQ 4158 .M3 1975|
|Commedia dell’Arte||DVD PQ 4236 Commedia|
|Drama criticism||REF PN 1601 .D59 v.1-v.24|
|The Oxford companion to the theatre||REF PN 2035 .O9|
Selected Research Databases
Selected Journals and Magazines
The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.
- American Theatre
- Comparative Drama
- Music and Letters
- TCI: Theatre Crafts International
- Theatre Journal
- Theatre History Studies
- Theatre Notebook
- Theatre Research International
Selected Websites and Digital Archives
The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.