Alexander Street Press Collections
Search all multidisciplinary Alexander Street Press databases in one interface. Subject areas range from Music & Performing Arts to Psychology & Counselling, History, Health Sciences and Science & Engineering. Includes access to Alexander Street Press streaming video collections.
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American Film Scripts Online (AFSO)
Search scripts by title, genre, writer, scene, character, producer, and director. Also includes 500+ original images of previously unpublished screenplays. Primary focus of the database is the written work, rather than the film itself.
Content: Film scripts
Asian American Drama
Access plays, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, and productions relating to Asian American Drama.
Content: Plays, playbills, photographs, ephemera
Black Drama - 1850 to Present
Access the full text of 1,200 plays by more than 200 playwrights from North America, Africa and the Caribbean.
Content: Plays, playbills, stills, photographs, ephemera
Black Thought and Culture: African Americans from Colonial Times to the Present
Access non-fiction published works of leaders within the black community. Useful for research in black studies, political science, American history, music, literature and art.
Content: Monographs, essays, articles, speeches, interviews
British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries: 1500 to 1950
Access a collection, spanning 400+ years, of personal writings of women from Great Britain and Ireland. Also contains biographies.
Classical Music Library
Access recordings of music from medieval to contemporary times, choral works, symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde. Also included is a reference database for relevant information on the musical pieces.
Content: Music recordings, reference resources
Counseling and Therapy in Video
Access videos covering counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
Early Encounters in North America
Access primary documents and edited content relating to European contact with North American Peoples. The collection is centered on Canada and the United States with some limited coverage of Mexico.
Content: Letters, diaries, memoirs
Latino Literature : Poetry, Drama and Fiction
Access poetry, drama and fiction written by Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican and other Latin writers working in the United States.
Content: Plays, fiction, poetry readings, playbills, performance materials, promotional material
Music Online - Classical Scores Library
Access scores of the classical canon. The collection covers all major classical musical genres and time periods from the Middle Ages to the 21st century. Includes full, study, piano, and vocal scores.
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories
Access primary sources from immigrants to North America between 1800 and 1950. Provides perspectives both on North American and on the immigrants’ countries of origin.
Content: Letters, diaries, pamphlets, autobiographies, oral histories, audio files, images
North American Indian Thought and Culture
Access primary sources documenting the history of Canadian First Peoples, American Indians, and Alaskan Natives. Includes a detailed timeline of Indian events, cross-referenced by region and tribe.
Content: Biographies, autobiographies, letters, diaries, oral histories, reference works, speeches, manuscripts, photographs
North American Theatre Online (NATO)
Access the full-text of reference materials for plays, theatrical people, theatres, productions and production companies in Canada and the United States. Also includes some images, playbills, postcards, scrapbooks and other resources.
North American Women's Drama
Access the full-text of 1,500+ plays (many unpublished) by North American women playwrights, with information on the playwrights, related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. Supports research in history of feminism and women's studies.
North American Women's Letters and Diaries : Colonial to 1950
Access primary sources focused on 1,300+ North American women's experiences from Colonial times to 1950. Includes diaries, correspondence and biographies.
Nursing Education in Video
Access online videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers.
Oral History Online
Indexes English-language oral history collections from around the world. Includes oral history collections, repositories, and narratives.
Theatre in Video
Access streaming videos of plays, documentaries, and interviews covering 20th century theatre history.
Twentieth Century North American Drama
Access full-text plays from North American playwrights. Plays are accompanied by reference material, including images when available.
Size: 2,050+ plays
Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy
Access research and best practice methods in the fields of counseling, mental health and psychology. Includes contemporary presentations, lectures, and workshops from counselors, psychologists, and practitioners.
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 (WASM)
Search materials covering American women’s social movements from colonial times to the present. Includes the Dictionary of Social Movements.
Content: Primary sources, scholarly essays, commentaries, bibliographies, book, film and website reviews, images