Intro to Dance Research: Video, Image, Music Resources

Image & Video Databases

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

Sound & Music

Sound and Music design resources can be found in my Theatre: Production & Design guide.

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)

Is there a DVD/BluRay/Streaming video you'd like us to buy? Use the Suggest a Purchase form, or contact Greg Hatch.

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 online, check out: UofU Dance Theses: AV Digital Archives.
  • For a list of all the dance materials held by the Marriott Library's Special Collections, search Archives West.
    • Limit repository results to "University of Utah, Special Collections" 
    • You can request to view these items at the Special Collections desk on Level 4. Call or fill out the Online Contact Form and give them the Collection Number plus any specific box or folder numbers.
    • If the records don't specifically identify that something is video or photographs, contact Special Collections directly and ask them.

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.

Streaming Dance

A sampling...

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