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Media and Communications
Award-winning portal to internet based resources useful in the study of media and communication, with a dedicated Film Studies pageAdvertising Gender, Ethnicity General Reference Media Influence Textual Analysis Active Interpretation General Issues IT & Telecoms News Media Visual Image Film Studies TV & Radio Media Education Popular Music/Youth Written/Spoken (University of Wales, Aberystwyth)
- Humanities (Abstracts &) Full Text (1984- )
Subjects: All fields of the Humanities.
Contains: Citations and abstracts to journal articles. Some Non-English language materials included. Some full text articles available from 1994-.
Coverage Dates: 1984-present.
- New York Times (1980 to present)
Subjects: National, International, editorial, business, and other stories found in the New York Times newspaper.
Contains: Full text of NYT
- PAIS International
Subjects: Public policy, international finance, international relations, human rights.
Contains: Citations and abstracts to journal articles, books, government hearing, reports, and some internet sources. Non-English language materials included.
Coverage: 1972 to present.
Subjects: Psychology and related disciplines.
Contains: Citations with abstracts to scholarly journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations. Contains some full text links.
Coverage: 1806 to present
- Social Sciences (Abstracts &) Full Text (1983- )
Subjects: Social sciences - political science, economics, psychology, geography, law, sociology, and anthropology.
Contains: Citations and abstracts. Some full text 1990-
Coverage: Indexing 1983 to present.
- Sociological Abstracts
Contains: Citations with abstracts to scholarly journals, books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.
Coverage: 1952 to present
- Web of Science
Subjects: Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences
Contains: Citations and abstracts. Citation mapping
Coverage: Sciences: 1990 to Present
Social Sciences 1900 to present
Arts/Humanities 1975 to present
- Black Cultural Studies Web Site
Bibliographical information on cultural workers working in such areas as Black literary criticism, Black popular culture, Critical Race Theory and film theory.
- Classic Television Database
Provide information about classic TV shows. Shows are organized by decade. Also provides theme songs/lyrics and past TV schedules.
- Internet Movie Database (IMBD)
Commercial site. Very comprehensive coverage of movies, from the early days of the film industry to the present. Strongest coverage for U.S. movies. Search by personality, film title, genre, technical crew.
- Media and Communications Site
Award-winning portal to internet based resources useful in the study of media and communication, with a dedicated Film Studies pageAdvertising Gender, Ethnicity General Reference Media Influence Textual Analysis Active Interpretation General Issues IT & T
- Media History Project
Links and information on many types of communication media, from 25,000 BCE to the present.
Terra Media is a UK-oriented site with four sections: Chronomedia (a timeline of developments in communications media); media themes and documents; quotations about the media, and British historical media statistics.
- TV Guide
Commercial Site. Includes articles and information not found in the print version as well as two weeks of program listings, broadcast and cable, including desciptions that can be brought up by zip code.
- Voice of Shuttle: Media Studies
Covers media theory and history, journalism, TV, film, radio, comics, cyberculture, and more.
- Voice of Shuttle: Cultural Studies
Cultural studies" on this page designates the intersection between cultural criticism/theory and selective resources in sociology, media studies, postcolonial studies, economics, literature, and other fields chosen to represent the alignments that now sig