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How to Find: Shelf Guides: Performing Arts Resources: Home


This guide shows a list of Subject Terms to search in the Library Catalogue for a particular course subjects. You may also browse the shelves for books by using the Class No. listed in the table below.

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Course Subjects Library Catalogue Subject Terms Location (By Class No.)
Acting / Improvisation  Acting PN2055 – PN2071 
Acting – Auditions PN2080 
Actors, Actresses PN2205 – PN2217 
Expression BF585 – BF593 (Emotions) 
PN4155 – PN4165 (Oratory)
Improvisation (Acting)  PN2071.I5 
Masks  PN2071.M37
Motion picture acting PN1995.9.A26
Audio-Visual Production / Audio-Visual Post-Production Television – Production and direction PN1992.75
Video recordings – Production and direction PN1992.94 
Career Management Performing arts – Vocational guidance PN1580 
Cinema Studies Cinematography TR845 – TR899
Motion pictures  PN1993 – PN1999 
Directing for the Camera  Motion pictures – Production and direction PN1995.9.P7 
Theatre – Production and direction PN2053 
Video recordings – Production and direction PN1992.94 
Malaysian Arts & Culture Theatre - Malaysia PN2899 - PN2899.8
Media and Culture  Broadcasting HE8689 – HE8689.9
Cinematography TR845 – TR899
Communication P87 – P96
Culture – Study and teaching HM623
Mass media P87 – P96
Motion pictures  PN1993 – PN1999
Newspapers PN4699 – PN5650 
Popular cultures – Study and teaching HM623
Modern Theatre  Drama – 20th century  PN1861
Drama – 21st century  PN1861.2
Theater – Asia  PN2860 – PN2960
Theater – [Great Britain, France, Germany, etc.]  PN2181 – PN2859
Production Design  Drama - Techniques PN1660 – PN1693 
Theater architecture NA6820 – NA6846
Theaters - Lighting  TK4399.T6; 
Theaters – Sound effects PN2096.S6; 
Theaters – Stage-setting and scenery PN2085 – PN2091 
Production Management  Stage management PN2085 – PN2091 
Theater – Production and direction / Theater management PN2053 
Script Writing  Authorship PN101 - PN249 
Creative writing PN145 - PN149
Motion picture authorship / Motion picture plays - Technique  PN1996
Playwriting  PN1660 - PN1669
Theatre Practices Amateur theater PN3151 – PN3171
Classical drama PA3024 – PA3029; 
PA3461 – PA3466
College and school drama PN3175 – PN3191 
Drama  PN1600 – PN1861
Experimental theater PN2193.E86
Performance arts  PN1560 – PN1590
Theatre PN2000 – PN3307 
Thought and Writing  American drama – History and criticism PS330 – PS252 
Dramatic criticism PN1707
Drama – History and criticism PN1720 – PN1861 
English drama – History and criticism  PR621 – PR739 
Video Tools Digital video  TK6680.5 – TK6687
Image processing TA1637 
Video recording TR845 – TR899
Voice and movement Movement (Acting)  PN2071.M6
Voice culture PN4162; 
World Cinema  Motion pictures – History / Motion picture industry - History PN1993.5  
Motion pictures and globalization PN1995


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Web Library Guide No. 41

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16 August 2016

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