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Choreographing Your Search

Dance Collection, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts The Dance Collection's public on-line catalog is currently available on the World Wide Web at It is part of the New York Public Library Research Libraries Catalog, CATNYP.

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You can search the Dance Collection's holdings as well as other holdings of the New York Public Libraries through CATNYP or you can search only the Dance Collection.

The following search instructions and examples apply to the entire catalog as well as to the Dance Collection.

To access the New York Public Libraries CATNYP, The Research Libraries On-Line Catalog, open a location on your web browser and type the URL

To limit your search to only those records in CATNYP that are found in the Dance Collection, click on Connect to DANCE COLLECTION CATALOG.