Thomas Library

Selected Resources for WittSem: The Power of Dance

Fall Semester 2009

Books | Periodicals | Web Resources


Locating Books in Library Catalogs

At Wittenberg: EZRA
At other Ohio Libraries OhioLINK Catalog
In North America For ILL WorldCat

Reference Books

International Encyclopedia of Dance
Ref. GV 1585 .I586 1998
Garland Encyclopedia of World Music
Main Stacks: ML100 .G16 1998, 10 vols.
Includes some dance-related articles
The Music and Dance of the World's Religions: A Comprehensive, Annotated Bibliography of Materials in the English Language
Main Stacks: ML 128 .S17 R87 1996
Note: bibliography, not text; this book is a guide to books and other resources


Scholarly v. Popular Articles

Indexes to periodicals for Dance Research

International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance
Academic Search Complete (Index and some full text for many subjects)
Historical Abstracts (Covers non-U.S. History, 1450-Present)
America: History and Life (U.S History, prehistory to present)
PsycINFO (Index to articles on psychology, including Dance Therapy)
Religion & Philosophy Collection and Religion Index
Sociological Abstracts and Sociological Collection

Locating Journals:

At Wittenberg:
Online Fulltext Journal Listing -- covers print and electronic periodicals
At other Ohio academic libraries:
OhioLINK Central Catalog (Note: you cannot get periodicals through OhioLINK)


Evaluating Web Site
Citing Electronic Source

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