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Drama and Theatre: Resources and Strategies  

A list of resources owned by OU of interest to drama and theatre scholars, and some strategies for conducting research in these areas.
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Commemorative postage stamps issued by the UK's Royal Mail in honor of the Royal Shakespeare Company's 50th Anniversary (2011).


Databases contain citations and/or full text access to journal articles, book chapters, etc., whether available at OU or not. In the few cases where we do not own the resource you need in any format, you can request an interlibrary loan (ILL).

Access requires login with a current OU 4x4.

  • International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance
    Indexes titles such as Canadian Theatre Review, Modern Drama, PAJ: A Journal of Performance and Art, Research in Drama Education, Studies in Theatre and Performance, TDR: The Drama Review, Theater, and many more. Full text available.
  • MLA International Bibliography
    Covers topics in literature, drama, and more. Materials indexed include journals, books, working papers, and conference proceedings.
  • EBSCO Collection
    Provides access to a multidisciplinary collection of over 50 databases covering the social sciences, humanities, and sciences. Select the databases most appropriate for your research topic and search them simultaneously. Some full text available.
  • Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature
    Citations to literary criticism from periodicals and books, critical editions of literary works, book reviews, collections of essays, and doctoral dissertations published around the world.
  • World Shakespeare Bibliography Online
    Access annotated entries for international books, articles, reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, audiovisual materials, and electronic media related to Shakespeare that have been published since 1964.
  • WorldCat
    An international, multi-disciplinary catalog of books, Internet resources, audio visual materials, manuscripts, maps, sound recordings and other materials held by over 20,000 libraries.
    Full text of journals from first issue until embargo period (typically 3-5 years). Contains only a tiny fraction of the library's electronic holdings.
  • Project Muse
    Largely full-text collection of articles from core journals. Generally limited to most recent 5-7 years.
  • ARTstor
    Repository of images that include collections from a wide variety of civilizations, time-periods, and media. The images are drawn from different sources, such as museums, archaeological teams, photo archives, slide collections, and art reference publishers.
  • Google Scholar
    A collection of scholarly articles that uses Google search technology. Use Google Scholar through the library's website to access our online content or reach the OU Link to Article tool.

RSC Stamps

Commemorative postage stamps issued by the UK's Royal Mail in honor of the Royal Shakespeare Company's 50th Anniversary (2011).


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