Theatre 339: Home

Introduction to Dramaturgy
Amy Holzapfel
Fall 2021


Welcome to the research guide for THEA 339! This is a great starting place for locating and evaluating sources for production reviews. Use the tabs across the top of the guide to find recommended resources and how to find them. 

What are Reference Sources?

Reference sources, or teritary sources, provide overviews of topics, suggested readings, and facts and figures. Some examples include:

  • Almanacs
  • Bibliographies
  • Biographical dictionaries
  • Chronologies
  • General dictionaries
  • General encyclopedias
  • Research guides
  • Statistical handbooks
  • Subject dictionaries
  • Subject encyclopedias
  • Yearbooks

Reference Sources

Reference sources are great ways to find information on plays and authors, and indexes of reviews. You can use some reference sources to discover where to find the full text of useful articles. Check out these sources for production reviews:

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