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Media History: Books and Videos

Call Numbers - Where to Find Books and Videos in the Library

The Library uses this system to arrange items on the shelves according to their subject matter. Items can be found in the following call number ranges:

  • NC1765 - Animation
  • NX440-632 - History of the arts
  • P87-96 - Communication. Mass Media
  • PN1993-1999 - Motion pictures
  • TR - Photography


Search by Movements and Genres

  • Documentary Movement
  • German Expressionism
  • New Nigerian Cinema
  • Czechoslovak New Wave
  • Mumblecore
  • Poetic Realism
  • Soviet montage

Search by Technique or Equipment

  • Stop motion animation
  • Computer animation
  • Silent film
  • Low-key lighting

Notable Books

Notable Videos

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Visit the reference desk or schedule an appointment with a reference librarian to discuss your research. See Contact the Library page for details.

Films Available in the Library

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