Theater Databases

Contact Information

Christina

Christina Martinez
Associate Dean
719-255-3287
cmartine@uccs.edu

Theater Databases

Note: Although the library does not subscribe to any specific theater databases, topics in theater are covered in a variety of general databases. These initial general databases are also good to use if you are looking for theater production reviews.

OmniFile Full Text Mega (H.W. Wilson) EBSCOhost 1982-
This general database includes articles that cover a wide range of topics in education, general science, humanities, and the social sciences. Formerly known as WilsonWeb, OmniFile Full Text Mega Edition contains the full text of articles from over 2,500 publications and abstracts from nearly 3,600 publications.

Academic OneFile Gale/InfoTrac 1980-
Contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources in the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995.

Academic Search Premier EBSCOhost years vary
Provides full text for more than 3,430 scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Project MUSE John Hopkins University years vary
Project MUSE covers the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and many others.

Literary Criticism for Theater or Drama

MLA International Bibliography EBSCOhost  1926-
MLA International Bibliography is a database of journal articles, books and dissertations. Produced by the Modern Language Association, the electronic version of the Bibliography dates back to 1926 and contains over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals and series and 1,000 book publishers.

Reference Databases

Gale Virtual Reference Library  years vary
Database of full-text encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.