Dance & Drama

Key Databases

A digital library of plays and reference works, as well as a source of expert guidance in the form of scholarly notes, annotated texts, critical analysis and contextual information. Includes content from Methuen Drama, Faber and Faber, The Arden Shakespeare, Bloomsbury Publishing, and The Victoria and Albert Museum.
The definitive research tool for the study of theatre and the performing arts.

Other Useful Databases

Videos of dance productions and documentaries by influential performers and companies. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance.
Digital Theatre Plus offers streamed films of leading British theatre productions for educational use. Each production is supported by additional content, including interviews with the creative and production teams and written study guides.
Full text journals, books and other published sources, covering all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content.
IngentaConnect is a website that hosts scholarly books and journals from a range of different publishers. Millions of articles, chapters and reports are available, access to full text is available by pay-per-view or by subscription to individual publications.
A leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources (Service limited to 10 concurrent users).
A streaming audio service for classical music, also includes jazz, folk, blues and ethnic music. Recordings are taken mainly from the Naxos catalogues supplemented by tracks from other labels.
Comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals. One of the EBSCO Host databases - linked from near the bottom of the EBSCO Host menu.
Web of Science is a research platform that provides access to: the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes, Journal Citation Index and Medline.