Folklore : Databases and E-Journals
Welcome/About the Folklore Guide
Welcome to the Folklore LibGuide. This guide is designed to cover the various facets of the study of folklore, including: folktales, folklife, folkways, and material culture.
Please note that most of the resources listed here are also available from the Main Libraries Web Site.
If you have any questions, please contact Tom Durkin. (Additional contact information at left).
Core Folklore Research Tools
Databases Relevant to Folk Art, Crafts, and Material Culture
Databases Relevant to Folk Music/Dance and Ethnomusicology
Databases Relevant to Food/Cooking
Gender & Women's Studies Resources
General Multi-Topic Research Databases
General Reference Databases
These resources, as well as a variety of others are available on the Database Library list of Reference Sources. They are general in scope, and not limited to the study of Folklore.
Using the links below, you have a variety of options for locating dissertations. Please note that UW-Madison dissertations are kept in Memorial Library. It usually takes up to a year for a completed dissertation to be added to the library collection. You can look for UW-Madison dissertations in the Library Catalog.