This guide provides you with resources to do research in film, television, and media studies. You can find scholarly articles and reviews in the databases listed below. Books, videos, and web resources are on the following pages. If you're new to research, click on the "Research Help" tab on the left.
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Film and television books, articles, reviews, essays, and more.
Film & Television Literature Index is a bibliographic database that provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 300 publications, and selected coverage of 300 more. The database has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers.
Full text coverage of communication and mass media and related fields.
Communication & Mass Media Complete provides citation coverage in areas related to communication and mass media. This database originated with merging of two databases, CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index. In addition, Communication & Mass Media Complete offers full text for over 200 titles.
Database for international languages, literature, linguistics, media studies and more.
MLA International Bibliography covers international scholarly materials on language, literature, linguistics, and folklore, with coverage since 1963. This database includes citations from over 3,000 journals and series published worldwide, as well as monographs, working papers and conference proceedings. There is no geographical limitation to coverage; the Bibliography represents all national literatures.