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Theatre 381: History of Theatre II: Home

This is a course research guide for students in Theatre 381.

Finding Materials for Fall 2020

Due to COVID-19, students will not be able to browse the libraries' shelves for physical copies of a book. You can, however, request items found from the catalog to be available for pick up from the library of your choice. Learn more about how to place a request here.

Ask a Librarian

If you need any help as you are researching your play and topic, please visit the Ask a Librarian website. From here you can chat, email, text, or Tweet with a librarian. 

Typical chat and text hours for spring 2021:

Monday-Thursday, 9 AM - 10 PM,

Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM,

Saturday, 1 PM - 5 PM

Sunday, 2 PM - 10 PM

About this research guide

This research guide will help you research the history of 19th and 20th century theatre for Theatre 38100. This research guide will point you to some resources--from the Purdue Libraries and beyond--to help you explore the culture, social practices, production, dramatic literature, and more for your group research project and other course assignments.