Film Studies Databases
Recommended starting places
Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
A large academic multi-disciplinary database providing indexing for over 8,000 journals and full text for nearly 4,700 (including more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals). PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for some journals.
Film & Television Literature Index (EBSCOhost)
1975-present. A comprehensive bibliographic database covering the entire spectrum of television and film writing. It has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers. Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.
Film Literature Index
1976-2001. Indexes scholary and popular film and television periodicals from 30 countries. The printed version of the Film Literature Index is available from 1973 to the present in the Michener Library Reference Indexes area.
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