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This guide provides assistance with identifying relevant resources for research in dance.

Background Resources

When beginning your research, use encyclopedias and dictionaries to get background information on your topic. The library offers these resources both physically and online through e-books and databases. In the Library Search on the homepage, type in a general topic (e.g. "dance") and "encyclopedia" or "dictionary".

Below are a few reference resources to get you get started:

Suggested Books