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Guide to books, videos and DVD's, journal articles, online resources, and more in Dance.


This guide is to help you get started in finding dance materials. If you have questions or need help with research, please do not hesitate to contact me or schedule an appointment. 

Library of Congress Call Numbers for Dance

- Dancing

GV1585 - Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
GV1601 - Dance – History
GV1743 - National Dances. Folk dances and dancing
GV1751-1753.5 - Social dancing. Ballroom dancing
GV1763 - Square dances. Quadrilles. Country dances.
GV1781-1783.5 - Theatrical dancing
GV1785-1786 - Dance – Biography see also Biography
GV1787 - Ballet
GV1799 - Dance for children

ML3400+ - Dance music

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Subjects:Dance, Music, Theater