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  1. Over 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 150 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.
  2. Index to articles in 3000+ international journals as well as to selected books and other literature about modern language, literature, linguistics, and folklore.

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  1. This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, at least 3,900 of which are peer-reviewed.
  2. Academic Video Online is a comprehensive video subscription available to libraries.
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  3. One thousand film scripts are indexed and organized to allow searching by scene, by character, by director, and more.
  4. Over 250 plays documenting the Asian American experience from the 18th century to the present.
  5. Full text access to approximately 245 Cambridge journals covering the social sciences, humanities and sciences.
  6. This collection includes over 8,129 current titles from over 50 leading Canadian publishers. Many volumes and series critical for the pursuit of Canadian studies are available here.
  7. Useful source for Canadian author biographies, book reviews, essays and literary criticism.
  8. Criterion on Demand is a dedicated post-secondary bilingual website that offers title information, search capabilities, list new releases and accepts title requests. It includes more than 1500 titles, approximately 135 foreign language films and more than 100 documentaries.
  9. A multi-faceted collection of 17th- and 18th-century newspapers and periodicals supporting studies in Literature, the Theatre, the origins and rise of Romanticism, Politics, Revolution and Revellion, Social issues, Gender, Society Life, Religion and the influence of the Press.
  10. The Internet Shakespeare Editions offers multiple ways of exploring Shakespeare’s plays and poems.
  11. Bibliography of articles covering all aspects of the European Middle Ages (400-1500) and Renaissance (1300-1700) in 260+ journals.
  12. This product is a rich and relevant collection of 5,200 documentaries, animated films, interactive productions, and short films in English and French, with more than 1,700 exclusive titles.
  13. Comprehensive reference work covering all aspects of Canadian and American Theatre.
  14. 1,500 plays by women from the US and Canada.
  15. More than 250 plays and 100 video documentaries online in streaming video.
  16. Contains over 1000 plays, together with detailed information on theatres, production companies, and more.

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