In this Guide
This guide is designed to help students do research for dance classes and to help students and faculty find dance resources in the library.
Use the tabs above to navigate through the other pages of the guide:
- Find Books - Get books available through the library and beyond.
- Find Articles - Find articles about dance performance, technique, and more.
- Find Videos - Find online videos and DVDs through the PCC library as well as dance-related videos from sites like YouTube.
- Websites - Websites of professional organizations and local dance companies.
- Cite Sources - Tips and tools for citing sources and avoiding plagiarism.
- Get Help - Get help from a librarian 24x7, get support from a tutor, or find a handout or tutorial to help you with your research.
dancer redeux by dancer Dallagio. Used under CC BY-NC.
Find Books, DVDs, and more
The Library search box is your starting point to find books, ebooks, DVDs, and other materials.
Search these databases to find articles on topics related to dance.
Academic Search Premier
Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700 are peer-reviewed.
Full text of over 1000 scholarly journals in the arts and sciences, from their earliest issues up to 3-5 years ago. Does not include current issues of the journals. Video tutorials are available.
Popular Culture Collection
Focused on issues in popular culture. Provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course. A collection of more than 100 subject-appropriate full text periodicals.