Sculpture of a Dancing Girl, Bubaneshwar, 1 February 2008, Source: Own work, Author Sujit kumar
Start your research by using the Histories, Encyclopedias and Dictionaries available in the reference room. The General Humanities and Social Sciences Reference Room is located on the 1st fl. of Bobst. Books such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and directories are often used to answer quick questions or provide background information about a topic before pursuing more detailed research. If you are just getting started these tools will acquaint you with the terms and ideas in your topic. Many of these are available online. Visit the General, Humanities, & Social Sciences Reference room on the 1st fl. for the full selection.
In addition to the items listed below, one must search the general periodical and newspaper literature, under the appropriate headings, to locate journal or newspaper articles on dance.