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Theater Research Guide

Databases for Scholarly Articles

These library databases contain full text and citations for scholarly articles, along with thorough indexing and frequently article abstracts as well. They are recommended as a starting point because of their comprehensive coverage. You can:

  • Filter your results for "scholarly journals" or 'peer reviewed."
  • Generate formatted bibliographic citations according to your preferred citation style.
  • Use the "Choose Databases" function to select multiple databases to search at the same time.

They also index content from popular theater magazines and other popular newspapers and magazines that you may find useful for your research.