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This guide will point you to Theatre resources in the University of Melbourne Library

Plays & Playwrights

Use the library catalogue to search for relevant books, e-books, journals, newspapers, microfilms and other resources.


To find plays, search by title or author.(Remember when doing an author search, Last Name, First Name)

Or you can do a Keyword search

You can limit by location - for Southbank select Lenton Parr Library

Limit by Material type: Printed Material

Enter the main words from the title and author's name; eg. Gow Away

To find information about a playwright, you can do a subject search.

Type in their last name, then first name, eg. Pinter, Harold

Select a subject heading to see titles. Example: