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Library resources for research about Dance

Books And Ebooks

Books about Dance are shelved downstairs in the lower level of Gleeson in the GV call number section. Feel free to visit this section to browse!

  • GV 1585 - Dictionaries, encyclopedias
  • GV 1588 - Philosophy (and theory)
  • GV 1589- Study and teaching
  • GV 1590-GV 1594 - General works
  • GV 1595 - Special aspects of the subject as a whole
  • GV 1597 - Dancing as a profession
  • GV 1600 - Dance criticism, appreciation
  • GV 1645-GV 1728 - Dance history (and historical dance)
  • GV 1743 - National dances. Folk dances and dancing (General)
  • GV 1746-GV 1771 - Social dancing. Ballroom dancing
  • GV 1781-GV 1795 - Theatrical dancing (Biography: GV 1785)
  • GV 1796 -GV 1799 Special dances.
  • M 1450 - Dance music

Consult these subtopics of dance for specific book ideas.

Use LINK+ to expand your search to other libraries and to request books that are unavailable (either checked out or on search) at Gleeson. LINK+ books are normally delivered to Gleeson in about 3 business days.

Use Interlibrary Loan to request books that are not available at Gleeson OR through LINK+. ILL books are normally delivered within about 1-2 weeks, but occasionally request take longer.

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