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New! Film Literature Index, 1976-2001 online database

The Libraries new film database deserves its own preview.

Film Literature Index, 1976-2001, contains approximately 700,000 citations articles, reviews and book reviews on film and television. Users can search the citations or browse by subject headings, browse by person names, browse by production titles, or browse by corporate names.

The database covers the years 1976 to 2001. Current and other issues are available in print at the Alexander and John Cotton Dana libraries (ALEX REF PN1993.F53 v.1- 1973- and DANA REF Z5784.M9F45 V.1-V.3).

The database encompasses academic journals, popular magazines, and trade papers on the subject of motion pictures and television in all languages. A list of the periodicals indexed is available at

Users can access Film Literature Index, 1976-2001 from the frontpage of the Libraries website, either through Library Catalog or by following the path: Find > Indexes and Databases > Arts and Humanities > Film and Television > Film Literature Index, 1976-2001

Posted November 28, 2006