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Film Studies: Finding Books

A guide with resources pertaining to film studies.

Books on Film

InfoKat Discovery

To find other books and journals on film studies, seach in InfoKat.

To find books, search InfoKat Discovery by author, title, or keyword. It will list the location and call number for each book.

The UK Libraries arranges books by Library of Congress (LC) call number. LC call numbers begin with letters of the alphabet. For example, most books on language and literature are in the range of P call numbers.

If Young Library is the location, check the Young Library map to determine the floor and wing for each call number. The P call numbers (language and literature) are split between the 4th floor and 5th floor.

Scholarly Reviews and Indexes

This list is NOT a comprehensive list of all the libraries' materials on film but a selection of our best resources. If you cannot find what you are looking for, search in InfoKat Discovery.

Film Catalogs

Reference Resources

Business and Economics Liaison

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Peter Hesseldenz
W.T. Young Library

University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY 40506-0456

(859) 218-1840

Subject Headings

Subject headings can be very useful for searching for materials about general topics. Here are a few examples of useful subject headings: