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This guide provides selected resources available to you through UCalgary Library and the Internet

Selected Books

Borrowing at Other Libraries

If you can't find the book you are looking for please check the collection of other institutions around Canada on UCalgary Library is providing an InterLibrary Loan Service for faculty, students and staff. It is free and usually takes not longer then a couple of days until the pdf-document or book arrives.

Search the Collection for Books & eBooks

Enhance your search with Basic Boolean Operators such as AND, OR, Quotations, etc. Please see more at the

Search Terms

Here are some useful terms for your search query:

  • Periodicals
  • Chronology
  • History & Aesthetics
  • Criticism
  • Dance--16th century--Performance
  • Dance--17th century--Manuscripts
  • Dance--19th century--Philosophy and Aesthetics
  • Dance--20th century--History and Criticism

Browse the Shelves

To browse for books related to Dance on the shelves, use the call number GV, PN & RC (TFDL, 5th & 6th Floor). For example:

  • GV1580 - GV1799.4: Dancing
  • PN1560 - PN1590: The performing arts. Show business:
    • PN1600 - PNPN3307: Drama
    • PN2000 - PN3307: Dramatic representation. The theater:
      • PN2085 - PN2091: The stage and accessories
      • PN2219.3 - PN3030: Special regions or countries
  • RC1200 - RC1245: Sports Medicine