CREDO REFERENCE - a collection of online encyclopedias
ProQuest Screen Studies Collection -- an excellent place to look for reviews and studies on films. Coverage of some periodicals extends back through the middle of the 20th century
MLA - for critical interpretations of literature and film
IIPA - for performing arts
Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) - an index with citations to articles from scholarly periodicals in the humanities and the social sciences.
Academic Search Complete - contains a selection of academic journals, popular magazines, newspapers
ProQuest Newsstand -- International papers, which may have more reviews
Guide to Historical Newspapers -- LA Times and others may have reviews contemporary with older films
Hispanic American Newspapers -- 19th & 20th century up to 1980
Cinegogía -- a website full of helpful resources
LACMAB -- an annotated listing of bibliographic resources
National databases -- information on films, organized by country, especially:
Film database -- Latin American filmography indexed for searching or browsing by topic
And if you have any questions....
Ask your librarian! Karen Gillum firstname.lastname@example.org
Laine Thielstrom, librarian for Cinema Studies, is also happy to help you - email@example.com
CBBcat Subject Headings
Click on these links to find similar books and videos. CBBcat uses Library of Congress Subject Headings. Unfortunately, these headings sometimes use outdated terminology, but once identified they can often provide much more precise search results than using keywords. Examples of LOC Subject Headings:
Remember that terminology in these headings is slow to change, so do not be surprised at vocabulary that may be very out of date.