Theatre Arts

Introduction

Welcome to the University of Miami Libraries Guide to Theatre Arts resources. The purpose of the guide is to help you navigate through the many Theatre Arts resources available to you through the University of Miami Libraries system and beyond. If you need further assistance during your research process please contact the Theatre Arts librarian, via email or phone for individual consultation.

Library Collection

The Library has a strong collection of plays published separately and in anthologies to support the student actor. Contemporary plays, as well as works from all periods of literature are covered. The craft of theatre is well represented by books and videos on acting, set design and lighting, and costume. Art history and architecture are especially valuable resources for faculty and students in this program as well.

Your Librarian

Ava Brillat

Research Assistance

Please contact the Theatre Arts Librarian for more information about resources in Theatre Arts or to make an appointment for in-depth research assistance. For general inquiries and assistance, call or visit the Information and Research Assistance Desk on the first floor of the Otto G. Richter Library (305-284-4722). You can also email a reference librarian through our Ask A Librarian service.

Your Librarian

Ava Brillat

Theatre Journals
Reference Resources
Main databases
Online Periodicals
Your Librarian

Ava Brillat

Research Assistance

Please contact the Theatre Arts Librarian for more information about resources in Theatre Arts or to make an appointment for in-depth research assistance. For general inquiries and assistance, call or visit the Information and Research Assistance Desk on the first floor of the Otto G. Richter Library (305-284-4722). You can also email a reference librarian through our Ask A Librarian service.

Print Play Indexes
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
uSearch: Find Plays in our Catalog



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Databases
WorldCat: Expand your search
Your Librarian

Ava Brillat

Library Catalog - Find Print Books

Find monologs or scenes the UM Libraries' catalog
(Books, scores, CDs, and more)

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KeywordTitleAuthorSubjectCall NumberISBN/ISSN Number

Or, click here to use the Advanced Search.

To find scenes do a keyword search using the phrase "actor's scenes".

To find monologues do a keyword search on "monolog*", The truncation symbol * searches for plural forms or variant spellings , i.e., monologues.

Use the keyword/phrase search 'actor's scenes' or 'scenes and actors', or 'monolog*'. Use the truncation symbol * after 'monolog' to get plural or variant spellings, i.e. 'monologues'.

Still can't find what you're looking for? Try WorldCat, a cooperative catalog of many US and international libraries. If we don't have it at UM, try requesting it through Interlibrary Loan.

uSearch: Find plays, scenes, monologues, and more!



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Scenes/Monologues
Your Librarian

Ava Brillat

Theatre Reviews
Your Librarian

Ava Brillat