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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Musical Theatre


This guide provides recommendations for musical theatre research resources. Use the tabs to the left to navigate this guide.

Materials discussed in this guide are located at the Music and Performing Arts Library. If, during the course of your research, you encounter resources that we do not own, please request the item from the I-Share catalog or via InterLibrary Loan.

This guide is a work in progress--if you know of good music theatre resources, please suggest them so that we can add them to the guide by sending an email to


This guide was created by MPAL graduate assistant Sarah Thorngate. Significant updates were done by MPAL graduate assistant Gabrielle LaBare.