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Film & TV Studies: Databases

Library Subject Guide for Film & TV Studies


Why use databases

Databases are the best way of finding peer-reviewed articles, scholarly books, conferences, theses and other information on your topic. Some databases enable you to search across disciplines while others are tailored to help researchers in your specific subject. 

Use our database list to explore databases for your subject or to find databases by material type. 

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Journal Databases


Coverage of hundreds of the world's foremost academic and popular film & TV journals

A humanities and social science journal archive that has strong coverage in literary studies. Just note that it is an archive and does not contain content from the last 3-5 years

Project MuseProject Muse

Journals database of scholarly titles in the humanities and social sciences, covering literary studies.

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