Dance Resources

Books and articles resources for dance research

Search a database for specific articles.

Search Academic Search, Humanities Source, and SPORTDiscus together:

Use these databases if you need to find historical or cultural information about a country or place where a dance originated. 

We have the journal Contact Quarterly in print.  You can search through its index online to find what articles it has.


Items in Drake Library

Here are some general places to start if you want to browse for a topic on the top floor.  For more specifics, please use the Library Catalog.

Searching Phrases

To search for the full phrase of your topic, put "marks" around the phrase:
For example, "Scottish sword dancing" will pull up only articles that have those three words right in a row.