Film Studies Research Guide

Need More?

If you need more comprehensive coverage of journals, magazines, and newspapers than what you found by searching the "Starting Places" databases, try one or more of the options below.

Finding Articles in Specialized Academic/Scholarly Journals

Consider the W&L course and department/program in which you are working.  Most of the article-searching databases in the various subject areas covered in the library's website can be used to find discussions of movies. For example, the Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and the Renaissance database is a good place for articles on Monty Python and the Holy Grail.   Some of the "best" such databases are listed below.

Finding Articles -- Primo Database

The W&L library's Primo database can search for articles from the above databases and much more, but you may find the sheer volume of search results a bit hard to digest.  Here are two examples of an "Articles Only" search of the Primo database:

Examples of searches: