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Dance: Books

A great starting point for your research papers and projects. Provided to you by your Dance Librarian.

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Search for Books @ WSU

Wayne State University Libraries have many books relevant to the study of Dance.  Much of the Dance book collection is located in Purdy Kresge Library. In general, Dance books have Library of Congress call numbers ranging from


You can find books by searching the University Libraries online catalog, right from the Libraries' home page

Search for Online (Electronic) Books @ WSU

You can read online electronic books right from your desktop.
The library owns approximately 200 electronic books covering a variety of dance topics.

A simple way to find out which books are available online...

Do a regular library catalog search from the library's home page
at and your list of results.

To the left of your results find the box titled FORMAT.
Then look at the list below it. The number of EBOOKS
will appear toward the bottom of the list, with the
exact number in parentheses.
Click on EBOOK to see the list of titles.

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