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Film Journals A - N
Journals are good sources of material for up to date articles on particular themes, new developments and theory and also for film reviews.
Finding journal articles in databases
- Databases are collections of publications such as journal articles. They are current and contain the latest research on a topic.
- Full-text databases provide direct access to the complete article.
- Library Search searches all the databases we subscribe to at Middlesex University.
- You can search the databases separately if you wish, details of relevant resources for film, television and visual effects are below:
ACM Digital Library Full text, scholarly articles covering the fields of computing and information technology, including graphics, visualization, gaming, CGI, social networks, computer-human interaction, 3D modeling, and much more
Art Full Text Historical and contemporary fine art, including some film and video
FIAF International Index to film periodicals Coverage of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals from 1972 to the present.
Film and Television Literature Index with Full Text Subject coverage includes film and television theory, preservation and restoration, writing, production, cinematography and reviews
Film Index International A key information resource for entertainment films and personalities (actors, directors, producers, cinematographers etc.) produced in collaboration with the British Film Institute.
JSTOR Subject Scope: Language and literature, mathematics, statistics, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, and the history and study of art and architecture.
Global Newsstream Database of full-text articles from a range of global newspapers. Updated every 24 hours. Does not include images. Useful for film reviews
Paley Center Seminars An online video archive of the acclaimed seminar series held by The Paley Center for Media (formerly The Museum of Television & Radio) in New York and Los Angeles
Film Index International Description: A key information resource for entertainment films and personalities (actors, directors, producers, cinematographers etc.) produced in collaboration with the British Film Institute. International coverage, indexing films from over 170 countries. The Index also includes reviews and articles about films and personalities.
Subject Scope: Comprehensive basic information on all aspects of the film industry
Date Range: 1900 -
Accessing E Resources
To access the online / electronic resources (e-books, e-journals, databases etc) suggested in this guide, you first need to sign into myUniHub
Follow these steps:
UniHub > myUniHub > My Study > My Library
Newspapers from Global Newsstream
Global Newsstream allows you to search and access the full text of the main UK newspapers (Financial Times, Times, Guardian, Telegraph etc), and some European, Asian, Middle Eastern, US, Latin American and Austrialian newspapers.
Global Newsstream Features full-text global news content from the present time to 1980s, from newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites.
Keeping up to date: Journal content alerts
The British Library's current awareness service, Zetoc Alert, automatically sends you emails listing the table of contents from particular journals, you can also be sent alerts on articles that match searches for authors names or keywords from article titles. This is particularly useful if you are doing MA and PhD research.
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