Tag: Culture Film and Media

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Underground and Independent Comics, Comix and Graphic Novels: database trial

March 7th, 2014 at 03:03

We are currently running a trial of the Alexander Street Press collection Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels.  From the publisher: Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels is the first ever scholarly, primary-source database focused on adult comic books and graphic novels. Here are the works of artists both celebrated and [...]

International Index to Performing Arts Full Text: free access until the end of May

May 2nd, 2013 at 11:05

ProQuest has made the International Index to Performing Arts Full Text freely available to use until the end of May. “This database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 260 international periodicals, plus full text for more than 100 of the indexed journals. The database currently includes half a million records, the majority from the [...]

Vogue Archive–database trial

January 30th, 2013 at 11:01

The libraries are running a trial of the Vogue Archive, published by Proquest in partnership with Condé Nast. The trial is available through this link: or through the eLibrary Gateway. From the publisher:  The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day, reproduced in high-resolution color [...]

Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC): database trial

January 29th, 2013 at 12:01

We have a trial to Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC): “Providing the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in [...]

19th Century US Newspapers: database trial

1 October 19th, 2012 at 09:10

Database trial: Gale Cengage 19 Century U.S. Newspapers

Declassified Documents Reference System: new database

July 17th, 2012 at 08:07

The Declassified Documents Reference System, or DDRS, published by Gale Cengage, is now available on the eLibrary Gateway.  Declassified Documents Reference System provides online access to more than 600,000 pages of previously classified government documents.  From the publisher: As a multi-disciplinary, comprehensive source, DDRS’s greatest value lies in the wealth of facts and insights that it provides in connectionwith the [...]

Austrian Film Museum

May 29th, 2012 at 11:05

Austrian Film Museum has been added to the eLibrary Gateway. This free online resource has just published 14 newsreels of the Kinonedelja (Kino-Week) newsreels containing the first films of Dziga Vertov. The films are produced by Dziga Vertov at the start of his career, documenting the Soviet Union between 1918 and 1919.

Time Magazine archives

April 18th, 2012 at 12:04

Find full text of articles from Time, the weekly American news magazine published in New York, here:  The archive covers content from 1923 to the present day.

BBC releases more archive programmes to coincide with current BBC 4 All American season

November 18th, 2011 at 08:11

From the BUFVC blog: “To tie in with BBC Four’s All American season… which [explores] the cultural heritage of 20th century America, the BBC has made available online 15 full-length programmes on this theme from its archive.  The titles, broadcast between 1965 and 2001, explore US art, technology, politics and society. They include examples from [...]

Arts on Film Archive

September 12th, 2011 at 08:09

Arts on Film Archive offers on-line access to a large range of films on art produced in the United Kingdom since the 1950s, and is a unique record of British and international post-war art, as well as of documentary film-making in the UK. It is accessible via the eLibrary Gateway both on- and off-campus.  Please [...]