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Performing Arts Administration: Finding Books

This page is the gateway to books, journal articles, and web resources in the area of Performing Arts Administration.

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Rediscover one of the best technologies that was ever invented! The book!

Academic libraries that use the Library of Congress Classification Outline (the majority of them) can easily be browsed for serendipitous discovery of wonderful books in your subject area. All you need to know is the call number range to get yourself situated. Keep in mind that many of the text are online thru online databases such as Ebook Central.

Browse the shelves using call numbers:

PN1584 - 1590 Marketing, management, governance -  performing arts

N8700-N9165 Art and the State, Public Art


NX280-410 Study and teaching. Research

NX411-415 Competitions

NX420-430 Exhibitions

NX440-632 History of the arts

NX650-694 Special subjects, characters, persons etc.

NX700-750 Patronage of the arts

NX760-770 Administration of the arts

NX775-777 Voluntarism in the arts

NX798-820 Arts centers arts

Call Number: PN 8th Floor N-NX  9th Floor




search BobCat for books and articles


If you are doing exhaustive research, want to know EVERYTHING about the subject or person, or if you are just finding the topic difficult to research, you will most certainly want to use OCLC.  This very large catalog gives locations of books, videotapes, location of archives, scores, computer files, manuscripts and more.

Interlibrary Loan


Ebook Central Academic Complete is a searchable and browsable collection of electronic books that spans the following academic subject areas: business, marketing and economics, plus more. Here is just a random sampling of titles.

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