Bibliographies & Indexes
Frequently Cited Works
Guides & Encyclopedias
Journals & Magazines
Locating Relevant Books
Major Films & Names
following bibliographies and indexes are useful in leading the researcher
through the abundance of film information. Each source lists books,
articles, reviews and other resources related to a specific topic.
Robert A. Film, a reference guide. Westport, Conn.:
Greenwood Press, 1980.
bibliographic essays on various aspects of film including
the history of film, film criticism, major actors and directors,
reference works, and journals.
Davis (PN1993.45 .A75)
Library Reference (PN1993.45 .A75)
Bibliographies. Media Resources Center, University of California
at Berkeley. http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC/FilmBibMenu.html
website provides an exceptional set of bibiliographies on
various film topics, genres, eras, national cinemas, specific
directors, and individual films.
Index International, 1930 - 1998. Paris: Chadwyck-Healey
on databases compiled by the British Film Institute, this
CD-ROM contains details of over 90,000 entertainment films
dating back to the major silent filmmakers. Also contains
biographical information and filmographies for approximately
38,000 personalities. The records are generously hyperlinked,
and most include annotated references to reviews and articles
from periodicals published internationally.
Davis Ref Electronic Resource CD-ROM (Serial 10-182)
John C. The Critical Index: A Bibliography of Articles on
Film in English, 1946-1973. New York: Teachers College
articles from over 20 American, British, and Canadian journals
on directors, producers, actors, critics, screenwriters,
cinematographers, specific films and the history of the
Reference (Z5784.M9 G47)
Undergraduate Library Reference (Z5784.M9 G47)
Patricia K., and Stephen L. Hanson. Film Review Index.
2 vols. Phoenix: Oryx,1997.
Volume 1 covering the period 1882-1949 and Volume 2 covering
1950-1985, the Film Review Index is provides a
retrospective bibliography of articles about specific films,
which are of highest interest to researchers and students.
All articles, chapters and book citations listed under each
film in the FRI deal primarily with that film either as
a review, as history, or as critical commentary.
Davis Reference Row 17 (Z5784.M9 F513 1986)
Frank. Film Study: An Analytical Bibliography. Rutherford:
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press; London: Associated University
comprehensive four volume set which includes references
to books and articles on the teaching and study of cinema
through a study of representative genres, stereotypes, themes,
comparative media, periods, and film history.
Davis (Z5784.M9 M34 1990)
George. The Macmillan Film Bibliography. New York:
two volume set which lists brief reviews of over 6,700 English
language film books arranged alphabetically by title. The
separate volume index has subject, author and script access.
Davis (Z5784.M9 R423 1982)
UL Reference (Z5784.M9 R423 1982)