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Radio, Television, and Digital Media Research Guide   Tags: digital media, mcma, radio, rtd, television  

A guide to research in the RTD program.
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Key Databases

Check out these authoritative resources for scholarly articles and more.

Also Try

  • Academic Search Complete  
    Large multi-disciplinary full-text database from EBSCO.
  • Kanopy Streaming Videos  
    A streaming video resource with a collection of over 26,000 films from leading producers such as Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, New Day Films, HBO California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, PBS, BBC, First Run Features, The Video Project, and more.
  • Alexander Street Press Video Online
    Collections of streaming video, mostly documentary, available through the library.
  • Filmakers library Online  
    A collection of award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum presenting points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide
  • LexisNexis Academic Search - Legacy Interface see Nexis Uni
    LexisNexis Academic provides searchable access to a comprehensive spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600 sources, selected to meet academic research needs, including broadcast transcripts.
  • MLA International Bibliography  
    Detailed indexof journal articles, books and dissertations from the Modern Language Association, with some full text.

Open Access Journals & Tools


Search I-Share @ Morris Library, the library's catalog

Search books, journals, government documents, videos, DVDs, music CDs, and music scores.

Search I-Share @ Morris Library

Can't find it at Morris?

Request items from around the world through Interlibrary Loan.

  • Interlibrary Loan
    If there's a book not in I-Share, we'll find it. If there's an article that says "We don't have this online," we will get it for you. Just sign up for an Interlibrary Loan account (click First-Time User). Request articles through "Request a Photocopy".
  • WorldCat  
    Worldwide catalog of library resources. See if it's in I-Share, SIU, or locate items to request via ILL.

Dissertations and Theses

For unpublished research from SIU and other colleges and universities. Order unavialable dissertations and theses via ILL.

  • Dissertations and Theses Abstracts
    Abstracts of 2 million dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present. Preview 20-25 pages of the work and then order through SIU interlibrary loan for free.
  • Dissertations & Theses @ Southern Illinois University Carbondale
    Provides electronic versions of dissertations and theses from Southern Illinois University Carbondale AFTER Spring 2005. Print copies from BEFORE Spring 2005 are shelved by academic department on the 4th floor of Morris Library.
  • OpenSIUC  
    OpenSIUC is an institutional repository offering permanent, reliable,and free access to research and scholarly material produced at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

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