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Communication & Media Studies: Film & Television

The field of communication is defined as the theories and techniques used to convey meaning to others. It includes film, television, radio, journalism, advertising, public relations, digital design, semiotics, linguistics, and social media.

Film & Television Encyclopedias

Film & Television Dictionaries

Film & TV Music

Film & Television Annuals & Surveys

Film & Television Almanacs & Directories

Digital Collections & Archives

Museum of the Moving Image

Museum of the Moving Image is the country's only museum dedicated to the art, history, technique, and technology of the moving image in all its forms.

The Museum is a one-of-a-kind destination for audiences of all ages and interests, from connoisseurs of classic cinema to children and families to avid gamers. 

Just a subway ride away:  36-01 35th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106.  Call for hours: 718.777.6888.

Listed below are just a few of their online resources.

Film & Television Trade Resources

Please note:

Additional access to trade information may be available via the library databases. Search the the trade publication title in the library catalog using the Periodical Title search.  Or use the OneSearch and limit by Source Type = Trade Publications.

Reference & Instruction Department

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