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Library Services for Summer Term 2020

front of the library buildingFor Summer Term, the Circulation Desk and the first floor computer lab are open. All other services are online only.

Please visit Library Services - Summer 2020 for more information.

In This Guide

movie projector by Andrew Yee

This guide will help you begin your research in film studies through the library's collections and beyond. Use the tabs to navigate through the following pages of the guide:

  • Find Articles - search for articles online and in print. Also provides access to core databases for film studies.
  • Find Books - find print and eBooks.
  • Reference Works - get background information on your topic, identify key authors and works, and more by using bibliographies, subject encyclopedias and biographical sources.
  • Primary and Web Sources - quality web resources and primary sources for film, television and radio.
  • Citation & Writing - information on citation formats, citation management tools and more.

("Prarie Home Companion" by Andrew Yee is licensed under CC BY 2.0" by tvol is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Core Online Resources

These are likely to be the best online sources in which to start your film, television & radio research.

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