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Databases at Cañada College

Illustration of person doing a ballet pose

"Ballet" by Pablo Stanley

Databases are collections of online articles from scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers.

See the full list of Cañada College Databases

On this page you can also find selected databases that should be useful for finding information on Dance topics.

Try searching with these key words:

  • african american dance
  • ballet
  • belly dance
  • break dancing
  • dance
  • folk dancing
  • hip-hop AND dance 
    (hip-hop on it's own will also bring up all the music-related materials)
  • jazz dance
  • modern dance
  • swing dance

Fine Arts (Gale OneFile)

Pop Culture Studies (Gale OneFile)

JSTOR Database

Academic Search Complete

Biography in Context

Gale eBooks

America: History & Life Database