DNB Collection

The Dance Notation Bureau Collection is the largest collection of scores and notation-related materials in a university library in the nation. Contents of this collection include DNB publications and articles, scores, photographs, interviews, film, video, and moving image, programs, posters, teaching materials, and ephemera of hundreds of choreographic works. The DNB Collection also houses the World Dance Collection of over 1,000 scores and information on dances from 61 countries covering 6 continents. Housed in the library's Theatre Research Institute (TRI). The TRI hosts a visiting research fellowship for engagement with DNB Collection materials. The DNB Collection scores are processed and cataloged, available for search online at the finding aid for Dance Notation Bureau Collection: https://library.osu.edu/collections/SPEC.TRI.DNB/