The library is for more than just research - you can find guidebooks and other introductory resources to supplement your skills and knowledge building. There's also a growing collection of freely available, open access, online course and learning material. Apply the same critical evaluation skills to selecting your open access learning resource that you would apply to selecting your research paper resources, asking who is the author, who is the audience, what is the purpose, etc.
Merlot is a repository of open access learning materials and includes a number of introductory materials for theatre. The quality of the learning objects have been rated by users, you will need to apply critical review skills to select resources appropriate for your learning needs.
Offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information.