Subject Guide - Performing Arts
- NEW for November 2017!
- Reading Lists
- Library Information
- New Theatre Quarterly - Click here for online version
- The Stage
- These journals are available from LC 1 on B floor. The current copies are for reference use only within the LC. All back copies are available to borrow.
- General OneFile - One-stop source for news, magazine, and periodical articles across a wide range of general interest topics and academic disciplines. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text.
- American Theatre
- Asian Theatre Journal (365 day embargo)
- Dance Magazine
- Theatre History Studies
- Theatre Notebook (365 day embargo)
- Animated - Magazine from the Foundation for Community Dance
- Directory of Open Access Journals - Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages
- Newspapers Database - (JISC FE Custom News). Provides access to full-text newspapers, and allows you to search across all titles or browse individual titles
- American Vogue - A complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images.
- Digital Theatre Plus - Films of Live Theatre
- New Theatre Quarterly - Theatrical scholarship, practice and critical questioning
- a-n - Stimulating and supporting contemporary visual arts practice - Over 20 years of a-n Magazine back issues available online.
- Aesthetica - The art and Culture magazine.
- VADS - The online resource for visual arts. It has provided services to the academic community for 12 years and has built up a considerable portfolio of visual art collections comprising over 100,000 images that are freely available and copyright cleared for use in learning, teaching and research in the UK.
- Zandra Rhodes. Digital Study Collection.
NEW for November 2017!
Nick Hern Books
Please note these links only work when accessed through Moodle.
Nick Hern Books is one of the UK’s leading specialist performing arts publishers, with a vast collection of plays, screenplays and theatre books in their catalogue. They also license most of their plays for amateur performance.
The following eBooks are available for you to view online. Alternatively download one chapter or page range to your computer or Kindle. Click here to view more eBooks.
New for 2017
Theatre & (series) ..... new for 2017!
Other eBooks about Performing Arts
Click here to see eBooks about Film & TV
Click here to see eBooks about Dance
E-Books Freely Available
More than 2,00 e-books, poems. articles, short stories and plays. Includes authors sucj as Dickens, Joyce, Jane Austen, the Bronte's and all Shakespeare's plays.
Over 46,000 free e-books available to read online or download onto a Kindle, e-reader or tablet.
Journals available in the Learning Centre
Online Journals via Moodle
Online Journals - freely available
A range of programmes are available on DVD or on Planet eStream (a database of thousands of online course-related programmes and recordings).
Performing Arts DVDs are located in LC 1 on B floor.
Click on the Planet eStream logo below to access the full eStream database.
Programmes relating to Performing arts on Planet eStream can be accessed by clicking on the Performing arts subject link below.
You may also be interested in programmes on the following areas: