June Featured Resource: Arts of the United States

Arts of the United States contains images of works important to the study of the history of art in the United States. The pieces, dating from the 17th century through the 20th, include architecture, decorative arts, painting, sculpture, graphic arts, photography, and stage and costume design as well as Native American art and artifacts. Browse popular collections from the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Henry Francis du pont Winterthur Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art (NY), Museum of Modern Art (NY), Philadelphia Museum of Art, and Whitney Museum of American Art.


Clayton State Theater Presents The Importance of Being Earnest

earnestOn March 29th, The Importance of Being Earnest will take center stage at the Clayton County Performing Arts Center at 7:30 pm. Opening night is followed by shows on Saturday, March 30 at 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm. Additional performances April 11-13 and April 18-19 will take place at the Clayton State Theater room 132, in the Arts & Sciences building. Admission is free for students with your LakerCard. General admission is $5 for non-students.

We have a variety of resources in our collections to help you brush up on your Oscar Wilde knowledge. Browse the CSU Catalog search results for titles related to the play or use the following suggested resources to discover information on your own.

International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text
Literature Criticism Online
MLA International Bibliography
Literary Reference Center
American Theatre (1995-present)
Modern Drama
The Oscar Wilde Collection

Want to read the play? The full-text is available through Project Gutenberg (pdf and Kindle versions available).

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March Featured Resource: Cambridge Histories Online

Cambridge Histories Online provides full text access to the Cambridge Histories series published since 1960, formally only available in print. Each volume included in the series contains narrative accounts by specialists covering a range of time periods, topics and regions and conclude with bibliographies for further reading. Search the entire collection by keyword or browse by subject or title.

Users may create a My Histories profile to retrieve saved searches, bookmarks and notes. Cambridge Histories Online citation tools use MLA citation style.


Cambridge Histories Online covers 15 subject areas:
American History
British History
Economic History
General History
History of Science
History of the Book
Language and Linguistics
Literary Studies
Political and Social Theory
Regional History
Religious Studies
Theatre Studies and Performing Arts