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About This Guide

This guide was created for English 101 students and contains the library resources that they need to be successful. To navigate, use the tabs on the left or the links below.

This research guide will show you how to:

  • Get library help
  • Critically evaluate research sources and websites 
  • Find print and electronic books
  • Find credible sources using library databases
  • Cite sources

What would you like to do?

  • Evaluate sources
  • Find background information
  • Find books or eBooks
  • Find articles
  • Cite your sources

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Databases for Entertainment Studies

Databases covering radio, television and film topic. In addition to the databases listed here, look that those listed under the subject areas of Radio, TV, Film, advertising and Communications on the Find Databases Subject listings.

Finding books and e-books on Mass Media and Ethnic Groups

Here are some useful subject headings to use when searching for books and ebooks in the databases listed below:

Minorities in motion pictures
Minorities in television broadcasting
Minorities on television
[name of ethnic or racial group] in motion pictures
[name of ethnic or racial group] on television
Stereotypes (Social psychology) in motion pictures
Stereotypes (Social psychology) on television

Reports & Statistics -- NGOs

Examples of non-governmental organizations that provide research and statistics on mass media and ethnicity issues