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Film & Media Arts

Library Research Guide for the Dodge College of Film & Media Arts.

Welcome and Introduction

Welcome to the research guide for Film & Media Arts! This guide will help you locate library and internet resources helpful to your courses in the Dodge College at Chapman University. Use the left hand navigation to find the sources you need:

Find Articles - This section will help you to find library databases and other sources to locate journal articles, newspaper articles, and film reviews on films and topics related to film & media arts.

Find Books - This section will help you to find books on film & media arts topics both within the Leatherby Libraries collections as well as from outside libraries.

Find Primary Sources - This section will help you identify and find primary source materials related to film & media arts research.

Find Films & Streaming Video - This section will help you find DVDs, VHS, and Blu-Ray films located in the Dodge Media Library and the Leatherby Libraries. It will also help you identify library subscription databases that hold streaming video and films. 

Find Course Guides - This section links you to research guides made for specific courses within the Dodge College of Film & Media Arts. These guides are tailored to help you to find sources and materials that may be specific to your course. 


Below is a screenshot of the Leatherby Libraries home page. It includes portals (or gateways) to the various types of resources available at the library. The blue, underlined text denotes what resources each portal is best known for. You can find what you are looking for on the library home page or through specific guidance in this Film & Media Arts library guide.