Arts

History of the American Cinema, Volume 1 ( -1907)

Alternative Titles
History of the American Cinema, Volume 1 (GVRL)
"The Emergence of Cinema: The American Screen to 1907" by Charles Musser (1990)
Description
This 10-volume series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century through the 1980s. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade and the political and economic background that gave rise to them. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
Silent Film Era - 1907
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9767
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Silent Film Still Archive

Alternative Titles
SFSA
Description
An archive of original photos, advertising, and other memorabilia from silent films, and a few early sound films (especially those featuring silent film performers).
Type
Images
Coverage
Photos scanned from original, vintage photographs issued by motion picture studios when the films were released during the silent era. 1915 - 1933
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9757
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

Moving Image Archive [Internet Archive]

Alternative Titles
Internet Archive Movie Archive
Description
An archive of high-quality downloadable movie data files free of most use restrictions, many licensed with Creative Commons Licenses. Contains a wide variety of moving images produced in the U.S.
Type
Video
Coverage
Include films and videos of all kinds, from the beginnings of cinema in the late 19th/early 20th century to the present.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9755
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

All Movie Guide

Alternative Titles
AMG
Description
A database of films, videotapes, and DVDs featuring extensive factual and descriptive data, including ratings and many subject headings that allow you to find films with similar themes, tones, moods, etc. Also contains information on many special-interest, non-fiction titles on a wide range of topics such as education, fitness, sports, travel, and history.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition. Continuously updated.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9751
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

History of the American Cinema, Volume 8 (1960-1969)

Alternative Titles
History of the American Cinema, Volume 8 (GVRL)
"The Sixties" by Paul Monaco (2001)
Description
This 10-volume series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century through the 1980s. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade and the political and economic background that gave rise to them. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1960 - 1969
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9745
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

History of the American Cinema, Volume 9 (1970-1979)

Alternative Titles
History of the American Cinema, Volume 9 (GVRL)
Lost Illusions: American Cinema in the Shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 by David A. Cook (2000)
Description

This 10-volume series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century through the 1980s. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade and the political and economic background that gave rise to them. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1970 - 1979
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9713
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

History of the American Cinema, Volume 5 (1930-1939)

Alternative Titles
History of the American Cinema, Volume 5 (GVRL)
"Grand Design: Hollywood as a Modern Business Enterprise, 1930-1939" by Tino Balio (1993)
Description
This 10-volume series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century through the 1980s. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade and the political and economic background that gave rise to them. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1930 - 1939
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9709
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

History of the American Cinema, Volume 3 (1915-1928)

Alternative Titles
History of the American Cinema, Volume 3 (GVRL)
"An Evening's Entertainment: the Age of the Silent Feature Picture, 1915–1928" by Richard Koszarski (1990)
Description
This 10-volume series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century through the 1980s. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade and the political and economic background that gave rise to them. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1915 - 1928
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9707
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

History of the American Cinema, Volume 2 (1907-1915)

Alternative Titles
History of the American Cinema, Volume 2 (GVRL)
"The Transformation of Cinema, 1907-1915" by Eileen Bowser (1990)
Description
This 10-volume series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century through the 1980s. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade and the political and economic background that gave rise to them. Included as part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1907 - 1915
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9705
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Music Index (EBSCO)

Description
Music Index is a comprehensive guide to music periodicals and other literature, featuring digitized content from 1970 to the present. Formerly provided by Harmonie Park Press, this database contains cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians, and the music industry for more than 480 periodicals, as well as book reviews, obituaries, news, and selective coverage for more than 200 periodicals. The comprehensive coverage of the music field and every aspect of the classical and popular worlds of music makes Music Index an invaluable resource for both novice and scholar.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1970-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9693
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Arts