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Finding Plays for Beginning and Intermediate Acting: Reference Materials

How to find plays online and in print

Credo Reference for Background Information

You can use Credo Reference database to find background information on your topic and to brainstorm keywords for your topic. It will also help you broaden or narrow your topic.

Online Reference Books

Need to find more specific literature & drama reference material fast?

You can  use the Literature Criticism Online database.  It provides online access to the full text of:

  • Gale's Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism
  • Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
  • Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800
  • Shakespearean Criticism
  • Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism
  • Poetry Criticism
  • Short Story Criticism
  • Drama Criticism
  • Children's Literature Review.

as well as author biographical information and work overviews.