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Dance

European Classical Dance

Dancers from Nijinsky's Rite of Spring.  Courtesy San Francisco Ballet.

Sources in the Library

Searching Tips

Here are some general tips for searching in the catalog for dance materials. 

Subject Headings:

  • Ballerinas
  • Ballet
  • Ballet -- Aesthetics
  • Ballet -- Costume
  • Ballet dance music
  • Ballet dancers
  • Ballet dancing -- Accidents and injuries
  • Ballets -- Excerpts -- Piano Scores


Common Call Number Ranges:

  • GV 1590-GV 1594 - General works
  • GV 1600 - Dance criticism, appreciation
  • GV 1645-GV 1728 - Dance history (and historical dance)
  • M 1520 - M 1526 Ballets (full scores, piano scores, excerpts)

Internet Resources

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