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EBSCO database access

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Database Info

The database contains the most extensive set of professional journals and popular-science magazines. It covers the areas of film and television theory, history, production, technical aspects, and reviews. It offers books and magazines in English, French, German, etc.

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You can easily search by subject terms, authors, work titles, etc.

Searches can be specified by:

  • type of publication (academic journal, book, periodical, encyclopedia),
  • type of document (abstract, book chapter, case study, film criticism, interview, etc.),
  • publication date ...

You can also browse specific issues of journals and magazines. For instance, these periodicals are available:

  • American Cinematographer, 2005 to present,
  • Cahiers Du Cinema, 2003 to present, with selective coverage back to 1987,
  • Film Quarterly, 1990 to present, with selective coverage back to 1988,
  • Iluminace, 2010 to present,
  • JCMS: Journal of Cinema & Media Studies, 1971 to present,
  • Journal of Sreenwriting, 2010 to present,
  • Screen, 1971 to present,
  • Sight & Sound, 2005 to present,
  • Spectator, 1987 to present
  • and hundreds more.

Articles and other sources can be saved into a personal folder. It is possible to download, print, share etc.

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