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EH -- Researching Plays: Home

This LibGuide focuses on doing research on plays. It includes information on research and writing and on types of useful sources.

Page Overview

This page offers general library information as well as a topic overview of dramatic literature.  It also provides links which identify and discuss the components/elements of a play.  It also provides information on how to read a play and write a research paper.

Special thanks to Houston Cole Library intern Alanna R. Cole for assistance in the preparation of this LibGuide.

Literature Librarian

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Laura Pitts
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Houston Cole Library
Jacksonville State University
700 Pelham Rd N
Jacksonville, AL 36265
Subjects: Literature

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