Screen Studies: Starting Your Research
First, start with:
A Dictionary of Film Studies (ebook) General film terminology, concepts, and history.
Oxford History of World Cinema (on the shelf) International film terminology, concepts, and history.
Film & Television Literature Index If the full text of articles is not linked, request the article via Interlibrary Loan.
JSTOR For best results, use the Advanced Search Journal Filter and limit by subject Film Studies.
OSU Libraries Search On the left, filter by Availability (in print or online), Subject, Language, etc.
Many film studies books are shelved on the Edmon Low Library 4th floor & have call numbers beginning with 791.
DVDs (OSU Libraries Search) Check out DVDs from the Edmon Low Creative Studios on the 1st Floor of the Library.
Streaming (OSU Libraries Search) Filter on the left or at the top of the page type additional words in the advanced search.
Magill's Cinema Annual Reviews, ratings, and credits for domestic and foreign films released in the U.S.
Motion Picture Encyclopedias and Dictionaries Other reference books available in the library and online.
Project MUSE Full text of books and journals from academic presses.
EBSCO Databases Select Art & Architecture Complete & Humanities International Complete.