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Technical Direction + Scenic Tech + Stage Automation

Research resources for the study of technical direction, scenic technology, and stage automation.

Digital Resources

Selected Tech Ebooks

Subject Databases

Physical Materials in the Library

Searching the Library Collections

Materials in the library are organized by subject. Browsing the shelves of the library in-person can help you discover new work, materials, inspiration, and connections. Listed below are general call number ranges for technical elements of theatre at UNCSA Library:

  • PN 2085-2091 - Theatre > Stage and Accessories
  • T59.5 - Automation
  • TA349-359 - Mechanics of engineering; Applied mechanics
  • TJ170-179 - Mechanics applied to machinery; dynamics
  • TJ210.2-211.47 - Mechanical devices and figures; automata; robots (general)
  • TK7800-8360 - Electronics

You can search our digital and in-library collections simultaneously by title, author, subject, or keyword below. Click Advanced Search for additional search criteria (like material type, language, year, etc.).

Each book record in the online catalog also contains Library of Congress Subject Headings, which can help you locate books on a similar topic. Click on the subject heading in the online catalog to go to a list of books that share that subject heading. Some examples are:


Selected Print Books