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Theatre: The Basics

Guide to finding professional information and scholarly research on theatre and drama topics.

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A citation guide plus a few free web tools to help you collect, organize, and cite your research:

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Teach Yourself

Intro to College Level Research
An overview of college research, including the web and library resources.


Creating a Research Strategy
How to turn your topic into a search that will WORK!


Evaluating Information
How to evaluate the information you locate, including the difference between scholarly and non-scholarly sources.


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Special thanks to David Hellman, SF State Librarian, for originally creating this guide.