In Latin, the word means "divine one." Today, it's used to describe talented, but sometimes temperamental, women with flair to spare.
Unleash your inner diva! The library's music CDs will inspire, and an extensive collection of sheet music ranging from folk songs and movie themes to selections from American Idol competitions will help you develop your own divine talent.
Want more insight into the prima donna persona? We've got books on divas departed and du jour, everyone from Maria Callas and Mariah Carey to Leontyne Price and Miss Piggy.