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*Guide to Theater Arts at Brandeis

This guide offers resources for students studying Theater Arts at Brandeis University.

Creative Arts Librarian

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Lisa Zeidenberg
Farber Library, Floor 2

Online Theater Reference

General Theater Reference: E-Books

General Theater Reference: Online

Digitized Reference Database

General Theater Reference: Print

Due to a temporary arrangement (described below), many print items in the Brandeis Library can currently be accessed online via the HathiTrust. For these items, you will see a link that reads "Full Text Available at HathiTrust" in the Brandeis OneSearch catalog listing; follow the instructions below to gain access to the digitized content.

Beginning April, 2020, HathiTrust offers temporary access to in-copyright digitized items that are owned by Brandeis through its Emergency Temporary Access Service. You will see a link to the digitized HathiTrust material when you search the OneSearch catalog. Follow the instructions below to gain access to Brandeis-owned HathiTrust materials. Note that temporary access to HathiTrust items is limited to one person per item.

  1. Click where it reads "Full Text Available at HathiTrust" in the Brandeis OneSearch catalog record. You will need to sign in with your Brandeis username and password.
  2. Click on the link under the HathiTrust record that reads "Temporary Access."
  3. To view the PDF, click on the "Check Out" button, to the right of the statement "Access to this document is provided through the Emergency Temporary Access Service.

Please note that if you are out of the country, you may not be able to access HathiTrust materials using the steps above. If you experience any issues, please contact me and I will arrange to have the item downloaded for you.