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Collection Development

Theatre & Performing Arts Collections Data Guide

Database Usage Statistics

Usage of Theatre & Performing Arts Databases: 2020

Database Searches Downloads
Black Drama, Second Edition
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 124,281 80,008
Film & Television Literature Index 15,228 1,029
Humanities Abstracts 21,584
JSTOR 107,242 84,837
Kanopy 2,086
Literature Online (LION) 12,860 1,955
MLA International Bibliography 19,059
Nineteenth Century Collections Online 51 15
Performing Arts Periodicals Database 11,135 420
Play Index 18,980
Project Muse 2,144 7,672

Usage of Theatre & Performing Arts Databases: 2019

Database Searches Downloads
Black Drama, Second Edition
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 168,223 77,844
Film & Television Literature Index 22,826 3,032
Humanities Abstracts 21,584
JSTOR 219,548 120,492
Kanopy 432
Literature Online (LION) 14,024 4,485
MLA International Bibliography 22,767
Nineteenth Century Collections Online 43 51
Performing Arts Periodicals Database 13,819 570
Play Index 19,336
Project Muse 2,303 10,039

Usage of Theatre & Performing Arts Databases: 2018

Database Searches Downloads
Black Drama, Second Edition 295
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 193,214 102,408
Film & Television Literature Index 21,957
Humanities Abstracts 21,563
JSTOR 88,795 112,614
Kanopy 64
Literature Online (LION) 15,068 1,898
MLA International Bibliography 1,980
Nineteenth Century Collections Online 54
Performing Arts Periodicals Database 17,685 735
Play Index 19,431
Project Muse 4,147 13,674

Usage of Theatre & Performing Arts Databases: 2017

Database Searches Downloads
Black Drama, Second Edition 1,147
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 181,782 99,095
Film & Television Literature Index 17,187
Humanities Abstracts 15,205
JSTOR 69,101 110,400
Kanopy 20
Literature Online (LION) 1,085 1,138
MLA International Bibliography 782
Nineteenth Century Collections Online 43
Performing Arts Periodicals Database 16,209 693
Play Index 13,355
Project Muse 4,494 13,390

Usage of Theatre & Performing Arts Databases: 2016

Database Searches Downloads
Black Drama, Second Edition 1,530
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 213,990 114,142
Film & Television Literature Index 13,784
Humanities Abstracts 14,881
JSTOR 83,447 117,853
Literature Online (LION) 1,596 2,194
MLA International Bibliography 27,920
Nineteenth Century Collections Online
Performing Arts Periodicals Database 24,066 723
Play Index 12,741
Project Muse 5,644 12,298

Usage of Theatre & Performing Arts Databases: 2015

Database Searches Downloads
Black Drama, Second Edition 1,298
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 240,155 109,939
Film & Television Literature Index 19,741
Humanities Abstracts 20,057
JSTOR 76,605 239,391
Literature Online (LION) 1,630 1,580
MLA International Bibliography 29,966
Nineteenth Century Collections Online 260
Performing Arts Periodicals Database 20,496 779
Play Index 18,741
Project Muse 5,140 10,616

Top 10 Journals

The lists of Top 10 journals by subject were extracted from Journal Citation Reports database. The Libraries own or have access to all titles linked below.

Top 10 Journals in Theatre & Performing Arts

Journal Name ISSN Total Citations 2020 Journal Impact Factor Eigenfactor Score Article Influence Score
RIDE-The Journal of Applied Theatre and Performance 1356-9783 357 0.373 0.001 0.303
TDR-The Drama Review-The Journal of Performance Studies 1054-2043 565 0.001
Sala Preta 2238-3867 35 0
Shakespeare 1745-0918 79 0
Modern Drama 0026-7694 106 0
Dancing Times 0011-605X 11 0
Early Theatre 1206-9078 57 0
Ibsen Studies 1502-1866 28 0
Theater Heute 0040-5507 121 0
Dance Magazine 0011-6009 36 0

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