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THEATRE 610 - Research Methods/Dramatic Theory & Criticism

Theatre 610 course guide

Newspaper Databases

Lexis-Nexis   World-wide newspaper coverage from 1980 to current.   Check out this tutorial on searching for critical reviews.

New York Times Historical  From 1851 to 1999.

Times Digital Archive (London)  From 1785 to 2006.

Historical Black Newspapers  From 1893 to 2005.  Includes Chicago Defender, The Baltimore Afro-American, New York Amsterdam News, Pittsburgh Courier, Los Angeles Sentinel, Atlanta Daily World, The Norfolk Journal and Guide, The Philadelphia Tribune, and Cleveland Call and Post.


EbscoHost supplies many of our subject databases.  Try selecting from among these databases:

  • Academic Search Complete
  • America: History and Life
  • Film and Television Literature Index
  • Historical Abstracts
  • Magill on Literature
  • MLA International Bibliography
  • Reader's Guide Retrospective (covers 1890-1982)
  • The Nation Archive
  • The National Review Archive
  • The New Republic Archive
  • Women's Studies International

FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses

Subject Guide

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Beth Royall
Evansdale Library 106
Subjects:Art, Music, Theater