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Monologues or Scenes from a Play : Overview

This research guide lists resources for finding monologues and scenes from plays.

About this Guide

This guide will help you find monologues.  Monologues can be found by searching the Library Catalog.    

This guide contains lists of two kinds of books to help you find monologues.  Monologue indexes list descriptions of different types of monologues (for men or women; comic, dramatic, classical, etc.), along with information for where to find them.  Monologue collections contain the full text of monologues.  


Searching for Monologues in the Library Catalog

A quick way to start searching is to search the Library Catalog by subject for the word monologues. You can limit your search by other subjects or by libraries using the Subjects and Libraries facets. 

Where are Monologue Collections in the Libraries?

Many books with collections of monologues have call numbers starting with PN2080 and PN4300.  

They are shelved in:

Memorial Public Services


Memorial Public Services


Memorial Public Services


Memorial Library
728 State Street
Madison, WI 53706



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