This guide is to help you provide research for the Theater major.



This guide was created to assist you in finding Theater sources form DeSales University's Trexler Library.

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LC Classification

Begin your research in the Trexler Library collection.  The call letter prefixes below will direct you to where in the collections (both general and reference) you can find materials dealing with the stated topic:


PN1997 Plays (Motion pictures)

PN2053 Theater Management

PN2055 Acting as a profession

PN2293.N67 Nonprofit theater

PN2293.I4 Independent Theaters

PN1997.8 Themes in motion pictures

PN6071.T4 Theater in Literature

New York Times - Art section

The following articles have been taken from  news sources that have RSS (Real Simple Syndication) newsfeeds that you can get at your computer.