Last Updated: Aug 25, 2016
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)
- Social Science Citation Index
Subjects: Social Sciences
Contains: Citations and abstracts to journal articles. Citation mapping. Some non-English language material included.
- Taylor & Francis Journals
Subjects: Science, Technology, Social Sciences
Contains: Full-text articles from the journals published by the Taylor & Francis Group.
Coverage: 1997 to Present.
- Sociological Abstracts
Contains: Citations with abstracts to scholarly journals, books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.
Coverage: 1952 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
- Sage Journals
Contains: Full text of most Sage journals
- 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.
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