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Books in the main collection within the subject of Performance are split between the ground (0 - 822) and the first floor (822 - 999) of the library at the Carmarthen campus.  The Welsh Collection (CYM) can be located within the rolling stacks on the ground floor. It is important to search the library Catalogue.  Some relevant call numbers for Performance are listed below:


791 Performance
792 Theatre
792.023 Stage Management
792.25 Stage Design and Scenery
792.028 Acting
801.95 Literary Criticism
810-818 American Literature
820 English Literature
821 English Poetry
822 English Drama
822.33 Shakespeare
823 English Fiction
840 French Literature
880 Greek Literature
891.66 Welsh Literature


You can access e-books via the library Catalogue and the E-Book Collections.

The main collection of print journals for Performance are located on the ground floor in the Carmarthen library.  The most recent journal is visible on the shelve while recent copies can be accessed by lifting up the shelf.  Journals are arranged alphabetically according to their title.

It is important that you use the catalogue to locate individual journal titles.  Some useful journals are listed below.  Many of our journals are also available electronically.

All Journals are for reference only.


A selection of full text e-journals as well as the indexes and abstracts are available via the library.  Many of our e-resources require you to login using your University IT account.

To search for full text e-journal articles by subject you can go to the library catalogue or go to the specific e-journal resources on the E-Journal collections.  Some useful e-journal collections for Performance are:


The library subscribes to a number of e-resources.  The following might be of use: