The collection of Theatre, Film and Television studies (THE) contains both printed material, partly on open shelves, partly housed in the depositories, and digital material.

How to search the collection?

  • See for an overview the classification scheme.
  • Because of the interdisciplinary nature of Theatre studies, many other collections in the library may be of interest, such as the literature sections of the various languages (for drama texts), Musicology and Communication and information Sciences.
  • Search for books and journals in the catalogue, look for e-journals in the list of electronic journals.
  • Acquisitions - new books in the collection THE.
  • For tips, theory and training regarding searching and using scholarly information, please check our LibGuides.

Another search engine is Beeld en Geluid in Academia - online access to thousands of hours of streaming media for higher education in the Netherlands.

Where to find the collection?

Please use the floorplan of the University Library City Centre to locate the printed books and journals in the Theatre collection.

Purchase suggestion

Please submit this form if you have any purchase suggestions.

Who is responsible for the collection?

  • Collection Theatre, Film and Television studies: Jan de Boer
Subject Librarian Humanities

General questions

Do you have any questions about our library services? Questions about borrowing, renewing, requesting? Any complaints or remarks?

Call us at +31-(0)30-2536115 or send an email to If you have a question about borrowing, please provide your library card number.