Intro to Dance Research: Images & Video

Image & Video Databases

Videos and images can provide information and a visual element to your paper/presentation.

Dance on DVD and VHS

Marriott Library owns hundreds of dance performances, interviews, and master classes on DVD and VHS. Most of these items are not available from online/streaming sources.

Click here for a list of dance-related DVDs owned by Marriott Library (sorted by most recent to oldest)

Click here for a list of dance-related VHS tapes owned by Marriott Library (sorted by most recent to oldest)

Special Collections: Multimedia Archives

Marriott Library's Special Collections Audio Visual Archives department houses copies of local/regional materials, including films, related to dance, such as performances of Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company and Ballet West.

  • For materials that are already digitized and available for viewing in the Special Collections Reading Room, start here, then click "For Users", then "Materials Available in the Reading Room".
  • For materials that are available online, look in the Digital Library.
  • For a list of all the materials held by the Marriott Library's Special Collections, search Archives West. You can request to view these items at the Special Collections desk on Level 4 by giving them to Acquisitions Number.
    • If the records don't specifically identify that something is video or photographs, contact Special Collections directly and ask them.
  • Also check out this Dance in Utah guide.

Marriott Library Digital Collections

Marriott Library hosts more than 100 oustanding digital collections, containing 1+ million digital photographs, newspapers, maps, books, audio recordings, and other items. The following may be of particular interest for Architecture research.

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