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Media Studies

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

Resources for Streaming Videos

The following services are some of the most popular streaming databases available through IU. Please see the Finding Online Streaming Videos for additional resources.

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.


Image Databases

Visual and Stock Photo Resources

Introductory Resources & Guides

When looking for images, always pay attention to copyright notes and image attribution/citation guidelines. Below are some commonly used stock photo websites including Unsplash and Adobe Stock.

The following websites offer stock photos with a greater diversity of people (in terms of gender, race, ability, etc.) than many of the larger stock photo website. The list below was partially adapted from: