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Theatre: Databases

Drama Online now includes National Theatre Collection

 

The National Theatre Collection  draws on 10 years of the National Theatre’s live broadcasts and contains 30 productions, in the following categories: comedies, 20th century classics and modern plays, Shakespeare plays and literary adaptations.

Benedict Cumberbatch in Frankenstein

Drama Online also has an online collection of full-text plays from Nick Hern Modern Plays, Methuen Drama, Arden Shakespeare and Faber, as well over 100 full-text books providing critical analysis and contextual information.

 

Journal Databases

  • Databases are collections of publications such as journal articles. They are current and contain the latest research on a topic. 
  • Full-text databases provide direct access to the complete article. 
  • Library Search searches all the databases we subscribe to at Middlesex University​​.
  • You can search the databases separately if you wish, details of relevant resources for theatre arts are below:

Online Encyclopaedia

Literature Online

Literature Online (LION) is an online library of over 350.000 works of English and American poetry, prose and drama. It also contains 344 full-text literature journals and other key criticism and reference resources.

Key Theatre Arts journals include:

  • Comparative Drama
  • Shakespeare Quarterly
  • Theatre Notebook 
  • Theatre Research International

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