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Dance: Books

Library research guide on many aspects of dance

Where Are Books About Dance?

Use the following call number ranges to search the stacks on your own:

  • GV 1585 - Dictionaries, encyclopedias
  • GV 1588 - Philosophy (and theory)
  • GV 1589- Study and teaching
  • GV 1590-GV 1594 - General works
  • GV 1595 - Special aspects of the subject as a whole
  • GV 1597 - Dancing as a profession
  • GV 1600 - Dance criticism, appreciation
  • GV 1645-GV 1728 - Dance history (and historical dance)
  • GV 1743 - National dances. Folk dances and dancing (General)
  • GV 1746-GV 1771 - Social dancing. Ballroom dancing
  • GV 1781-GV 1795 - Theatrical dancing (Biography: GV 1785)
  • GV 1796 - Special dances

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  • Type the title, author, or subject in the Library Catalog.
     
  • Locate the e-book in your results. The item is an e-book if it says, [electronic resource] within or at the end of the title.
     
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