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Theatre / Drama Research Guide

This guide will assist Theatre/Drama students in finding information and tools for research, assignments, and for furthering their knowledge and understanding in their chosen fields of study.

Librarian

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Michelle Hoogterp
Contact:
936-294-1629
mmm034@shsu.edu

Subject Search

Subject headings are important terms you can search to find information in SamCat, the Library's online catalog.  You can also use these terms to search in resources like encyclopedias, databases and indexes. Examples of subject headings are:

Ballets

Incidental music

Librettos

Masques with music

Melodrama

Motion picture music

Music

Music theater

Musicals

Operas

Pantomimes with music

Revues

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Search for books and other items in SamCat, the library catalog.


 

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Musicals & Scores

Scores, sound recordings and librettos are located in the Music Listening Room:

ML50
(Literature on music: Librettos, texts, scenarios, operas, separate works)

 

Scores for Musicals are in these four areas:

M1500 (Musicals, scores, complete works)

M1503 (Musicals, vocal scores with piano, general)

M1507 (Musicals, excerpts, vocal scores with piano, collections)

M1508 (Musicals, excerpts, vocal scores with piano, separate works by title of opera, musical, etc.) 

 

 

The Music Listening Room is located on the Library's first floor in Room 121.


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