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THTR 116: Fundamentals of Theatrical Design: Step 3: Periodical Databases

Information for Professor Jones' final project for THTR116

Links You'll Need

Reading the Search Results

  • Limit options will be on the left of the screen.
  • Results will be numbered in the middle column.  Click on the title to read an abstract (summary) of the article.
  • Full text options will be listed below each article.  For help getting the full text, call the reference desk at 724-357-3006 or email using


Getting Full Text Articles

1) Click - Through

Click on whatever link says "full text" within the database until you either hit a dead end, or find the PDF of your article.

2) Full Text Journal Finder

If there are no linked options, try searching by journal name in the full text journals

3) ILL (Inter-library Loan)

ILL means we do not own the article you want, but can get it for free.  This usually takes a few days or up to a week.

Use Illiad to request items we do not own:

Search Examples

Project Muse

Art Source