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ETS 440: 21st CENTURY CINEMA: HOLLYWOOD AND BEYOND: Home

About this guide

This guide was created to help you find primary sources for your first paper on a film star's celebtity construction. You will find databases which contain popular film magazines, Hollywood trade journals, newspapers, and other souces. Also included are links to individual journals and magazines in which you might search for articles to see how your chosen celebrity was treated in that source over time.

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Have questions? Need help? Ask your subject specialist, Patrick Williams.

jpwill03@syr.edu
443-9520
Room 551, Bird Library

Office hours: Tuesdays, 10-noon; Thursdays, 3-4 (or by appointment)

Databases for Searching Many Periodicals

Film & Television Industry Trade Journals

Super-nerdy librarian trick: Search them all in ProQuest Central with the query

"celebrity name" AND (PUBID(8005) OR PUBID(31545) OR PUBID(27446) OR PUBID(35376))

To find other publications, search the Libraries' journal holdings by title to find recent issues available electronically.

Popular Titles Covering Film & Television

Super-nerdy librarian trick: Search them all in ProQuest Central with the query:

"celebrity name" AND (PUBID(15355) OR PUBID(8467) OR PUBID(34691) OR PUBID(11561) OR PUBID(46999))

To find other publications, search the Libraries' journal holdings by title to find recent issues available electronically.

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