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By Ana Dubnjakovic

From full-text article databases to digitized collections of basic resource fabrics, newly rising digital assets have substantially impacted how examine within the humanities is carried out and came across. This booklet, protecting fine quality, updated digital assets for the arts, is an easy-to-use annotated consultant for the librarian, scholar, and student alike. It covers on-line databases, indexes, information, and plenty of different severe instruments in key humanities disciplines together with philosophy, faith, languages and literature, and appearing and visible arts. Succinct overviews of key rising traits in digital assets accompany every one chapter.

  • The merely reference advisor to digital assets written in particular for the humanities
  • Addresses all significant humanities disciplines in a single handy guide
  • Concise structure excellent for college students, librarians, and arts researchers

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Authors represented include Rudolfo Anaya, Cherrie Moraga, Carlos Morton, Alurista, Virgil Suarez, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Ivan Acosta, Oscar Zeta Acosta, Rolando Hinojosa, Tato Laviera, Lucha Corpi and Luis Valdez. htm Content provider: Alexander Street Press Description: The source contains 200 full-text plays by Native American playwrights as well as First Nation playwrights of the twentieth century. Coverage ranges from early 1930s to present. html Content provider: Department of Dutch Language and Literature, Leiden University Description: The site provides access to a vast collection of Dutch playscripts, both transcribed and as facsimiles, and an index of close to 100 other plays including their locations in various European collections, lists of illustrations, publication dates, title-page information, lists of characters, times performed and edition information.

The list of results is conveniently sorted by format accessible through tabs. The results can also be refined by country, date, language, provider and title. Videos range from interviews and documentaries to old news reels. html Content provider: André G. Bourassa and Frederic Kantorowski Description: This is a collection of theater texts in French. Resources include: Bibliographie générale d’études théâtrales (general theater studies bibliography), Chronologie générale du théâtre (general theater chronology), Glossaire du théâtre (theater glossary), Origines du théâtre français au Québec, 1624–1824 (origins of French theater in Quebec, 1624–1824), Quéâtre.

On the homepage of each play there is also a link to the full text of the play. org/ Content provider: EServer (nonprofit online community) Description: The site provides access to writings arranged into criticism, journals (mostly subscription-only, with full text available through Project Muse), links (mostly Iowa State University theater teaching materials) and plays arranged chronologically (classical, medieval, renaissance/early modern, seventeenth century, eighteenth century, nineteenth century, modern drama and contemporary drama).

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