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Hispanic Cinema

This guide is suggested for students of SPA3074 or those interested in Hispanic cultural studies.


  Film & Television Literature Index (EBSCO)
Consider using subject terms:
LATIN American films        SPANISH films
TRANSNATIONAL films     MOTION pictures
MOTION picture industry     FILM criticism

Search statement like:
motion pictures or movies or films or cinema AND Latin America AND Film criticism

  MLA International Bibliography (ProQuest)
Consider performing searches using the database's field codes for more exact results, such as:
gsu = General literary topic
nl   =  National literature

Sample search statements:
nl("mexican literature") AND gsu("film adaptation")
gsu("dramatic arts") AND nl("Chilean literature")

  Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCO)
CMMC offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, and selected coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 770 titles; furthermore, this database includes full text for over 450 journals. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study.

A searchable and browsable archive of full-text core journals and books in the humanities, social sciences and mathematics.

Suggested disciplines to select:  Film Studies,  Latin American Studies, Language & Literature.

  Project Muse
Searchable collection of recent full-text humanities, social science and mathematics journals published by Johns Hopkins University Press.  Coverage includes such titles as The Bulletin of Hispanic Studies, Hispanic Review Luso-Brazilian Review, Cuban Studies, and Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies.

Suggested simple search statement:
film reviews and motion pictures and latin america

  Humanities Full Text (EBSCO)
Includes many of the most important academic journals in the humanities with the full text of articles from over 300 periodicals and high-quality indexing for almost 700 journals in archaeology, art , classics, film, folklore, journalism, linguistics, music, the performing arts, philosophy, religion, world history and world literature. The database also provides coverage of interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.


  Latin American Film Books @ Falvey

  DVDS @ Falvey Hispanic Cinema

  Identifying Scholarly Journals

 Style Guides

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