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Film Studies: Getting Started

Subject Research Guide -- School of Arts & Science, Film Studies Program

Where in the library are books on the Film Studies?

Books relevant to Film Studies are found in Dewey Decimal Number sections: 

  • 791-792: Film & Television
  • 800-819: Drama
  • 900-999: History (divided by parts of the world)

The 700's (film) are found in Ryan Library, 3rd Floor, West Wing.  
The 800's (literature) are found in the Ryan Library, 2nd Floor, East Wing
The 900's (history) are found in Ryan Library, 2nd Floor, West Wing.

Good books to start with

Reference Books for Film Studies

Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences: Collections