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Television, Film, & Media Studies

Searching the Library Catalog

Book icon  Search the Cal State LA Library Catalog for books and other library materials.  Keyword is the default search option.  If you're looking for a specific item, you can select title or author search from the drop-down menu. 

Media Icon  If you are looking for media materials (DVDs, VHS videocassettes, etc.) it's best to use 
      the Advanced Search option.

When searching by Subject in the library catalog, try these terms for TVF research: 

  • motion pictures
  • film criticism
  • animated films
  • cinematography 
  • computer animation
  • television
  • television broadcasting
  • broadcast journalism 




Searching the Article Databases

  You can use an Article Database to find journal, magazine, and newspaper articles on your topic.

To view a list of the best databases for TVF topics:   CLICK HERE 

Journal Title List

  Title list of Film journals available at CSULA (print & online)

  Title list of Television journals available at CSULA (print & online)

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300