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Dance Resources: Home

In this guide, you will find a wide range of credible resources for your research, as well as a list of sites to avoid. Other information include proper searches, evaluation of websites, databases, and books related to the subject of Dance.



Created under the direct guidance and expertise of Dr. Carrie Stern.

*With Special Thanks to Librarian Shara Weisser for diligently compiling this guide.

Dance at Queensborough


Dance, Yoga, Meditation, Woman, Fitness

Welcome to the Dance Resources Libguide. This is your go-to place for the study of dance. Use this LibGuide to help you find books, images, videos, blogs, articles and websites related to dance. 

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Dance: A Working Definition

verb: dance; 3rd person present: dances; past tense: danced; past participle: danced; gerund or present participle: dancing
  1. 1.
    move rhythmically to music, typically following a set sequence of steps.
    "their cheeks were pressed together as they danced"
    synonyms: sway, trip, twirl, whirl, pirouette, gyrate; More
    informalbop, disco, rock, boogie, shake a leg, hoof it, cut a/the rug, trip the light fantastic, get down, mosh, groove
    "he danced with Katherine"