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Film & Media Studies

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  • Academic Search Complete

    Covers all subject areas.  Has a mix of magazines and journals, including many that are peer-reviewed.

  • Art Full Text

    Provides international coverage of magazine and journal articles, yearbooks and museum bulletins in art, architecture, and other art-related topics. In addition to articles, indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals.

  • Art Index Retrospective, 1929 - 1984

    Indexes nearly 600 art periodicals.  

  • FIAF - International FilmArchive Database

    Contains these databases:  International Index to Film Periodicals, International Index to Television Periodicals (1979-2006), List of Periodicals Indexed, Treasures from the Film Archives, FIAF Affiliates Publications (1966-2010), Film and TV Documentation Collections

  • Humanities Source

    Coverage of noted scholarly sources and specialized magazines in the humanities and performing arts. Find feature articles and reviews.

  • International Index to Television Periodicals, 1979-2006

    Indexes US and international magazines and journals.  From 2000 on the database includes only television related references from film journals and no longer indexing of specific television periodicals.


    Full-text of back issues of more than 100 scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Issues are entered on-line after having been published for 2-5 years.

  • Project Muse

    Provides full-text access to a selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals.