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Theatre: Subject Guide: Reference Sources

Resources for your Theatre research in the Smith Library Center and on the Web.

Credo E-Reference

Credo Reference is a collection of reference books-encyclopedias, handbooks, dictionaries, and more-in all subject areas.  Below is a sample of Theater-related Topic Pages now available on Credo Reference.

Online Reference Sources

The library has extensive online resources. Below are a few sources to check for background information on plays, playwrights, etc., and bibliographies for further exploration.

Films on Demand

Films on Demand is a streaming video platform with educational programs from Films Media Group, including many films about plays, drama, and theatre. website guide covers modern playwrights, characters, literary agents, publishers and thousands of theatre plays which have been written, adopted or translated into English since 1956. -- website