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Databases are an excellent means of keeping abreast of developments in your field of study, and provide either the full text of journal articles or a bibliographic reference and abstract.

Art Source Database covering a broad range of art and architecture related subjects, and including many unique sources not previously available.

Box of Broadcasts Large online repository and recording service for TV and radio programmes.

International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance Index plus full text from over 100 journal titles and over 50 books.

International Index to the Performing Arts (IIPA) Indexes nearly 300,000 articles from 1864 onwards; includes some full text

Locating paper journals

Use the library catalogue to search for printed journals held in the Drill Hall, these are shelved in the journals section [Event and Experience Design] and are arranged on the shelves alphabetically by title.

Printed journals in the Drill Hall:

  • Access All Areas
  • Art & the Public Sphere
  • Blueprint 2007-2009
  • Event Magazine
  • Frame
  • Journal of Illustration
  • Musicques at Cultures Digitales
  • New Theatre Quarterly
  • Performance Research
  • Scene
  • Total Theatre
  • Wallpaper


Use Journal title search and browse to discover more about available e-journal subscriptions.

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