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Research guide for the study of theater and related topics.

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Find Theater-Related Reference Books in Catalog

To learn what theater-related reference books are available in the Loras College Library, do a Subject Starts With search in the online catalog, using the following subject headings as search terms:

  • Theater--Dictionaries
  • Theater--Encyclopedias

You can also do an Anywhere Keyword search, using the search terms listed above.  Also try this term:

  • Theater--Reference 

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Handbooks, Etc.

Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre & Performance (2003)

  • 792.03 Ox2 v. 1 & v. 2 (3rd floor)

Theatre Backstage from A to Z (1999)

  • 792.025 L93 1999 (3rd floor)

Cambridge Guide to American Theatre (2007)

  • 792.0973 W68 2007 (3rd floor)

Oxford Companion to American Theatre (2004)

  • 792.0973 B64 2004 (Ref. 2nd floor)
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