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Biographical Dictionary of Dance. Barbara Naomi Cohen-Stratyner. AC reference GV1785.A1 C58 1982
International Dictionary of Modern Dance. AC reference GV1585 .B46 1998
International Encyclopedia of Dance [online]. Selma Jeanne Cohen and the Dance Perspectives Foundation.
Dance on Camera: A Guide to Dance Films and Videos. Louise Spain, ed. AC reference GV1595 .D342 1998
Dictionary of Dance: words, terms, and phrases. Susan Macpherson, ed. AC reference GV1585 .D528 1996
The Oxford Dictionary of Dance. Debra Craine and Judith Mackrell. AC reference (+online) GV1585 .C78 2010
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Dance in Video (Online database, available at Smith and Mount Holyoke)
Dance Index (1942-1948)