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This guide is intended to help any faculty, graduate, or undergraduate student find resources in the area of dance.
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Javier Garibay
Doheny Memorial Library
Subjects: Performing Arts

Select Journals Titles

  • Dance Magazine
    "This magazine focuses on the dance community and offers feature articles, interviews and performance reviews."
  • Dance Online: Dance Studies Collection
    Dance Online: Dance Studies Collection presents the historical context of 20th and 21st century dance through 150,000 pages of exclusive photographs, correspondence, magazines, dance notation, and reference material supporting informed performance, pedagogy, and scholarship in dance. Authentication using USC ID and password is required.
  • Dance Research
    "... is essential reading for those involved in the study and practice of dance. Dance Research is edited and published in Britain with the assistance of a distinguished group of editorial consultants based in Europe and the USA. The journal provides an international forum for the presentation and discussion of contemporary dance research and contains a section of comprehensive book and journal reviews."
  • DanceView
    “ a quarterly review of dance published since 1979. It offers comprehensive, full-season reviews of major companies (New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Mark Morris, the Kirov, Paris Opera, Bolshoi, Royal, San Francisco and Miami City Ballets, etc.)"
  • Journal of Dance Medicine & Science
    "Each issue focuses on reporting the current results of clinical and experimental research, offering original articles with a focus on the identification, treatment, rehabilitation, and prevention of illness and injuries in dancers. Articles emphasize the application of scientific principles to current practice."
  • Journal of Dance Education: Official Publication of the National Dance Education Organization
    "Each issue focuses on providing up-to-date information, serving as a resource for use in daily practice. Articles appearing in the Journal of Dance Education cover the range of dance education in all settings."
  • Performing Arts Periodicals Database
    Performing Arts Periodicals Database covers a broad spectrum of the arts and entertainment industry - including dance, drama, theater, stagecraft, musical theater, circus performance, opera, pantomime, puppetry, magic, performance art, film, television and more.