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Theatre: Playscripts

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Searching For Playscripts and Monologues

Browsing For Playscripts

Playscripts are found in the library throughout the Library of Congress literature section, designated by the letter "P."  Within "P", literature is sorted by era, geographic region, and author.  Some selected call numbers for browsing playscripts in the stacks are below, with a focus on those originating in England and the United States.  Remember - not all plays are located in these areas!  Search the library catalog if you already have a specific play in mind.

PN 6110.5 - PN 6120: General collections of drama

PR 621 - 744: English drama

PR 1241 - 1273: Collections of English drama

PS 330 - PS 352: American drama

PS 623 - PS 635: Collections of American drama

PS 700 - PS 3626: American literature, organized by era and author