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Text of over 1,500 dramatic works from the early eighteenth century up to the beginning of the twentieth.
1,700 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 200 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries
Comprehensive collection of reference materials related to Shakespeare, including his complete works, historical and contextual information, guides and annotated editions, and multimedia resources.
Examines the richness and diversity of contemporary theatre and drama from a global context, including 1000 contemporary plays from 2000 to present day
This resource is a foundational collection of dramatic texts with full-text for over 14,000 plays that provides a search of multiple drama collections
Collection of more than 3,900 plays in verse and prose tracing the development of drama in English from the medieval mystery cycles to the comedies of Oscar Wilde.
  • Free Resource Available to All Users from Any Location
  • Contains electronic books or documents
  • Contains full-text articles from journals and magazines
  • Index--Contains citations for journal articles and books (may link to full-text for some items)
  • Contains data, reports, or statistics
  • Unlimited simultaneous users available for this resource.
Index for peer-reviewed journals, transactions, magazines, conference proceedings, and published standards in the areas of electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics
Plays written by Latin American playwrights in the 19th-21st centuries
Bringing together an unparalleled collection of the most important works from the last century from the English-speaking world, Twentieth-Century Drama features plays from over 300 noted playwrights and lesser known dramatists from 1890 to 2008.