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TD 388 - Research Methods and Resources - Alrutz

Design & Images


(costume, scenery, & lighting)

to find information about

     historical period design

     previous productions’ design

or to find images to support your own design decisions


Here are a few places to start looking for images, paintings, photography, or some visual inspiration.


Historical databases:

and see this guide to Costume Resources

Image databases:

Image Collection Databases; especially:


use the Keyword Search of the Library Catalog to look for your topic, adding keywords like:

pictorial works



Not finding what you need - look at the Images Guide.

Theatre & Dance Liaison

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Beth Kerr
Fine Arts Library (FAL)
DFA 3.212
the University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78713

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