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Puppet Inventory

Search Tips for Puppets

Puppets can be found fastest in the library catalogue by using a combination of terms, such as:

puppet AND toy

You can further restrict the results by choosing the puppet nature, such as owl:

puppet AND toy AND owl in subject

In your search results, the puppets are the items with Non-Print Resources in the Publication Type. Or for fun, come on by to browse our puppet collection or browse our puppet inventory from home!

Search Tips for Books about Puppets

You can find books on puppets and puppetry using the Library Catalogue. Puppet and puppetry resources can be found fastest by using a combination of terms such as:

Puppets OR Puppetry in subject

The above search will also catch a few actual puppets in the result list. If you only want books, we would recommend limiting the search results by Publication Type (found in the left side bar).

  • enter the terms: puppets OR puppetry in subject
  • and select Publication Type: Books from the results

You can also search for books on puppets and puppetry using the terms in subject:

  • marionnettes
  • finger puppets
  • hand puppets
  • shadow puppets
  • rod puppets
  • theatre puppets
  • puppet theater

Selected Books & Journals