How to find Books
Go to the library home page and select the Books tab
Search by author, title, subject or keyword
Please note that the default of the catalog is to search ONLY at WCU.
To expand your search to ASU or UNCA select the right top scroll down menu and click on WNCLN. Click Search
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Find Books using Subjects Headings
Listed here is a selection of some major subject headings of interest for motion pictures and production:
How to Find Articles
Click here to access the Motion Pictures Databases.
Here some free e-journals:
Bright Lights Film Journal - Popular-academic analysis, history, and commentary. Wide range of vantage points from the aesthetic to the political.
Images - A a fusion of popular and academic approaches to film and popular culture.
Simply Scripts - Provides searchable access to screenplays on the web.
Browse the Collection
All of the books in the general collection by call number that can be useful:
PN1993 - motion pictures in general, by country
PN1994 - film theory
PN1995 - specific themes, topics or genres
PN1996 - screenwriting
PN1997 - screenplays
PN1998 - biographies of and works about directors, producers,etc.
TR - photography (including technical aspects of filmmaking)
Z5784 - bibliographies on film studies