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This page will help you get more out of your Library resources for your assignments, projects and dissertations in Media Studies
This section lists resources for specific purposes.
Includes a range of specialist resources you may find useful for your research.
• British University Film and Video Council
This resource, from Learning on Screen includes a Moving Image Gateway to 2,000 websites relating to moving image and sound materials, News on Screen resource for the study of newsreels and cinemagazines, Archives and Footage from screen heritage, including film production and television and video equipment, and International Database of Shakespeare on Film, Television and Radio.
fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery
Media industries directory.
• Sage Research Methods
Access books and videos about quantitative and qualitative research methods and many more social science research topics. Use the Tools drop-down at the top centre of the screen to access a handy Project Planner which is full of FAQs about what you need to consider at each stage in a project/dissertation. Tools also contains a Methods Map which is ideal for quickly finding details about a particular research method.
• WARC : World Advertising Research Center
Specialist database with articles, research reports, interactive data and case studies covering advertising and more...Also includes some Euromonitor company profiles and strategy briefings.
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