Performing Arts

All of the online databases are listed in alphabetical order below.

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Restricted Access = Only Available to NDSU students, faculty and staff.

Full Text Available = Full text available through resource.

 


 

Academic Video Online (AVON) Full Text Available Restricted Access

A curated collection of academic streaming videos. Alexander Street/ProQuest

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Full Text Available Restricted Access

Reference work exploring global dress and fashion, from pre-history to present. Part of Bloomsbury Fashion Central.

Berg Fashion Library Full Text Available Restricted Access

Interdisciplinary resource for fashion studies research. Part of Bloomsbury Fashion Central.

Digital Theatre+ Full Text Available Restricted Access

Unlimited access to over 1000+ full-length productions and educational resources. Funded by the Mary Lou and George Shott Endowment. 

Fashion Snoops Full Text Available Restricted Access

Trend forecasting focused on apparel and interior design.

IPA Source Full Text Available Restricted Access

IPA Source is a library of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts.

Library of Congress: Collections with Audio Recordings Full Text Available

The Library of Congress contains tens of thousands of audio recordings.  Browse their collections for quick descriptions of covered topics.

MLA Directory of Periodicals Restricted Access

Information about the journals and publication information for those seeking to publish in fields of language and literature. Includes detailed journal information. EBSCO

MLA International Bibliography Restricted Access

Index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. Includes bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations. EBSCO

Music Index Full Text Available Restricted Access

Index of music periodicals and literature with digitized content from 1970 to present. Covers music, musicians, the music industry, book reviews, obituaries, and news. EBSCO

Music Periodicals Database Full Text Available Restricted Access

Index and abstracts for international music periodicals from over 20 countries. ProQuest

Naxos Music Library Restricted Access

Music streaming database from classical, jazz and world music labels. 15 simultaneous users. Naxos Digital Services

Oxford Music Online Full Text Available Restricted Access

Contains Grove Music Online, the Oxford Dictionary of Music, and the Oxford Companion to Music. Oxford

RILM Restricted Access

Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) Abstracts of Music Literature contains a variety music-related resources. EBSCO

RIPM Restricted Access

Répertoire International de la Presse Musicale (RIPM): Retrospective Index of Music Periodicals includes primary source music periodicals dating from the Early Romantic to the Modern Period. Coverage 1760-1966. EBSCO

RISM Restricted Access

Répertoire International des Sources Musicales (RISM): Music Manuscripts after 1600 is an international inventory of musical sources. RISM records what exists and where it can be found.  EBSCO