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Graduate Studies in Theatre and Performance: Home


Welcome to my Research Sources page for Theatre and Performance Studies!

Chao Chen, your TPS research librarian
Email:; Tel: 617• 627• 2057

chao chen  

Historic Texts

1. Digital Texts and Imprints


2. Historic Newspapers and Magazines

3. Archives, Local and Beyond

Two archives locating tools:

4. Visual Sources

Digital Images


Streaming Videos

Finding a Play

Bibliographies, Journals, Books and Current News

1. Annotated Bibliographies & Review of Books:

Dissertations, published and forthcoming:
(Check out the bibliographies in recent dissertations on relevant topics.)

2. Journals and Jounral Articles:

A. Two (familiar) collections of journals in all disciplines:

B. A few notable theatre journals:


C. Subject-databases of journal articles:


3. JumboSearch for Books 


Note: Worldwide Libraries (also known as WorldCat is still a better place to get a fuller picture of  books on a topic,)

**Check the Boston Public Library's catalog for eBooks (and  sign up for a BPL eCard , Tufts students and faculty eligible)

**"Digital books" on Internet Archive


4. Current Newspapers:

**A complete list of Newspaper Collections, current and historical

web sites