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Radio Television Film: Books

A guide to library resources and websites for Radio, Television, and Film.


The library has a number of eBooks available in addition to our regular print collection. They'll show up allong with print books when you search the library catalog.

Learn more about eBooks.

Film Studies for Free also keeps a list of Open Access Film E-books.

Library Resources Quick Search

Search for Library Resources.
Type the keyword(s) in the box below then press Enter or click the Search button.



Search Strategies

Here are some examples of search strategies:

  • film editing

  • film directing

  • screenwriting

  • film genres

  • horror films

  • Hitchcock criticism

  • radio history

  • sitcoms

  • "Pan's Labyrinth"

Tips for Finding RTF Books

To search for books and videos on RTF, go to the library catalog. You can search by keywords and phrases, such as a director's name, a movie title, a specific genre, a theme, a language, a country, etc.

Remember that e-Books are still books even though you read them online. You can search for e-books only, or just look for the ebook symbol in the catalog.

You can also browse in the library by call number. Library books are arranged alphabetically by call number:

HE 8689-8700 Broadcasting & Telecomm in general TK 6550 Radio
PN 1994 Film (Motion Pictures) TK 6630 Television


Film Studies for Free also keeps a list of Open Access Film E-books

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