- Humanities Index, 1984+
Cites articles in archaeology, art, classics, film, folklore, journalism, linguistics, music, the performing arts, philosophy, religion, world history, and world literature. citations.
- Literature Resource Center
- MLA International Bibliography, 1981+
The Modern Language Association Bibliography (MLA) indexes research on modern languages, literature, linguistics, and folklore.
- Humanities & Social Sciences Retrospective, 1907+
Provides citations to older issues of journals in the humanities and social sciences
Restrictions: Six simultaneous users
- Theatre in Video
Contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, online in streaming video
- JSTOR, a journal archive
Includes fultext access to Asian Theatre Journal, PAJ, Shakespeare Quarterly, TDR, Theatre Journal
- Project Muse, a journal archive
Includes the fulltext of Asian Theatre Journal, Theater,Theatre Journal, TDR Drama Review, and Theatre Topics.
- Academic Search Premier
Provides full text for nearly 4,000 scholarly publications, including full text for nearly 3,100 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1975.
America: History & Life
Covers American and Canadian history.
Covers world history and culture.
Literature Resource Center
Information on literary figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and more
Art Index, 1984+
Covers art history, decorative arts, fashion design, interior design, architecture and more
Art Index Retrospective, 1929-1984
A companion to Art Index for earlier years
Academic Search Premier
Indexing and full text for a basic collection of general-interest, humanities, social science and science periodicals and newspapers
A digital library of art images
A theatre iconography archive available on cd-rom
Key Online Encyclopedias
- The Oxford Companion to the American Musical
- The Oxford Companion to American Theatre
- The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare
- The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre
- SIMON: Books & more in the UPS Library
- SUMMIT: Books & more in selected Washington & Oregon libraries
- WorldCat: Books & more in libraries worldwide
- ILL Books Request Form: Request a book not owned by UPS or SUMMIT
General Theatre Reference Books
Cambridge Guide to Theatre / REF PN2035 C27
Contemporary Dramatists / REF PR106 V5
Dramaturgy in American theater : A source book / REF PN 2053 D6
International Dictionary of Theatre / REF PN2035 I49
Masterplots II: Drama / REF PN 6112.5 M3
Theatrical Directors: A Biographical Dictionary / REF PN2205 T54
World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre / REF PN 1861 W67
Note: Reference books are shelved in the stacks on the main floor.