This guide should help you start researching in Drama/Theatre/Musical Theatre.
Use the tabs above to find different kinds of sources. For more help, use the chat window on this page to ask questions. You may also contact the Librarian listed in this guide for assistance.
This guide serves as a starting point for research and is not intended to be comprehensive.
Scores, sound recordings, and librettos are located in the Music Listening Room (first floor, room 121). To find out what we have, you can search the catalog for author/title/subject. The call numbers in the MLR where these items are generally located are:
by H.W. Wilson
The print version is located in Reference
at call number PN1621 .P53, covering 1949-2007
Playscripts are located on the 2nd floor near the main staircase.
Check them out. Same rules that apply to checking out books apply to playscripts, read the FAQs.
Find what we have available in the library catalog: search by play title or playwright (author). That will provide you with the location information. Or select the location "Plays" in the catalog along with entering a keyword, or just select the location itself to browse everything in the playscripts collection.