Top ResourcesAcademic Search Complete
Provides coverage of articles from more than 8,000 scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals in all disciplines. More Info
Arts & Humanities Citation Index
As a part of Web of Science, the Arts & Humanities Citation Index is a multidisciplinary database indexing more than 1,100 arts and humanities journals, as well as relevant references from over 6,800 science and social sciences periodicals. More Info
Provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world. More Info
New York Times
Contains full-text articles from the New York Times. The New York Times was established in 1851, and is respected around the world for its unparalled coverage of national, international, business and New York regional news. More Info
Periodicals Index Online
Indexes over 3,000 academic and popular periodicals published from as early as 1770 to the present in the humanities and social sciences. More Info
Provides full-text online editions of over 300 scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. More Info
SPORTDiscus with Full Text
A comprehensive database with coverage of sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, disabled persons, physical fitness, physical therapy, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport and exercise psychology, recreation, allied health, occupational health and therapy, public health and more. More Info
OntheBoards.tv offers high-quality videos of full-length performances by some of today's most provocative artists working in dance, theater, music and other forms that defy categorization. More Info
Databases & Other Web ResourcesAmerican Periodicals Series (APS) Online
One of the most comprehensive resources for the study of 19th and late 18th century America including 1,100 periodical titles published between 1741-1900. More Info
Dance Notation Bureau
Documents dance through Labanotation.
Full-text, in facsimile form, of the complete back files of important scholarly journals, generally from the first volume through issues published prior to the most recent three years. More Info
Indexes approximately 2,600 periodical titles, including 1900 full-text titles. Topics cover a wide range of disciplines-- business, health, education, science, and more-as well as many general interest magazines. More Info
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses
Provides title, author, and subject access to virtually every U.S. dissertation; the database also provides access to thousands of Canadian dissertations and U.S. master's theses, and since 1988 selected access to British and European dissertations. More Info
Readers' Guide Retrospective, 1890-1982
Portal to the past and a detailed account of U.S. culture and history through the lens of middle America. More Info
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
Indexes and provides abstracts for music scholarship. It covers all aspects of music and related fields, and indexes interdisciplinary studies on music and literature, dramatic arts, visual and plastic arts More Info
Society of Dance History Scholars
Advances dance through research, publication, performance and outreach.
University at Buffalo RESEARCH TIPS
An online guide designed to help you perform research in the University at Buffalo's University Libraries.
UB Department of Theater and Dance
Web page maintained by the UB Department of Theater and Dance, providing information on program requirements, courses of study, and faculty.
Cyberdance: Ballet on the Net
Collection of over 3,500 links to classical ballet and modern dance on the Internet.
Largest education database containing journal articles, research papers, reports, guides and more. More Info
Cambridge Histories Online
Publication of the Cambridge Histories began in 1960 and today there are over 250 volumes. Authored by distinguished scholars, they are an excellent place to begin research. They offer a contextualized overview - respecting history as evolution and continuity across time - suggesting how one event or thing is related to another. They give the BIG picture. They are a natural complement to such resources as Gale Virtual Reference (a huge collection of scholarly encyclopedias) and Blackwell Reference (a large collection of scholarly handbooks and dictionaries). Entries conclude with bibliographies. More Info
Jacob's Pillow Dance Interactive
Features dance clips from the 1930s to the present.
An online database of full-text electronic editions of print journals. Free access to the table of contents of the non-subscribed journals is also provided. More Info
Full-text online editions of over 300 scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences published by The Johns Hopkins University Press and other scholarly publishers. More Info
Encyclopedias, Directories, HandbooksEncyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion
A comprehensive guide to global fashion and dressfrom pre-history to the present.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
includes subject encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference works in more than 20 subject areas. More Info
International Encyclopedia of Dance
A six-volume reference source which explores all forms of dance.
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New Grove Dictionary of Music & Musicians
Provides comprehensive coverage of music, including classical, popular, opera, light, world and jazz. Entries include biographies of composers, performers and writers on music. More Info
A unique database that allows you to search article titles and/or back-of-the-book indexes for over 5,000 reference books (subject encyclopedias, handbooks, etc.). More Info