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Media Studies

Media Studies refers to the broad range of interdisciplinary subjects focusing on media culture and production.

Films in IUCAT

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The library catalog IUCAT includes information records of films at IU Libraries. Search results can be limited to a specific format, such as videodisc or videocassette.


Film Databases

Image Databases

Visual Resources

Introductory Resources & Guides

  • Image Resources Guide - comprehensive guide to databases that are useful for finding advertisements, illustrations, photographs, and artworks.
  • Visual Literacy Guide - helpful introductory guide to understanding visual literacy, with suggestions for further reading resources
  • Image Citation: Formats and Best Practices - this guide covers image citation formats for APA, MLA, and Chicago style. It also contains citation examples and resources that you may find useful. 

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