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Anime Mini-Research Guide

“one of the most explosive forms of visual culture to emerge at the crossroads of transnational cultural production in the last twenty-five years.”
Brown, S. T. (Ed.) (2006). Cineme Anime: Critical Engagements with Japanese Animation. NY: Palgrave Macmillan.
 
 
 
This mini-research guide is designed to get you started in researching contemporary Japanese animation at JMU Libraries.
 
Anime Film
The following DVDs and Videos are well-known examples of anime film. Click on the title to check current availability in LEO Library Catalog.
 
Akira
Media Resources Videotape no.5653
 
Media Resources DVD 85
 
Media Resources DVD 1787-1788
 
Media Resources DVD 784
 
Media Resources DVD 1871-1872
 
Media Resources DVD 2722-2723
 
Media Resources DVD 216
 
Media Resources DVD 1785-1786
 
Media Resources DVD 1779
 
 
Find more films by searching in LEO Library Catalog for: Animated Films Japan (limited to Video/Film)
 
 
Anime Television
The following DVDs and Videos are well-known examples of anime television. Click on the title to check current availability in LEO Library Catalog.
 
Media Resources DVD 1805-1806
 
These examples are selected from among the many found through Hulu.com.
 
Background and Criticism
The following books and videos are ABOUT anime. Click on the title to check current availability in LEO Library Catalog, or click on the Full-text on the Internet link for immediate access!
 
Carrier Stacks NC1766.J3 C53 2006

Anime from Akira to Princess Mononoke: Experiencing Contemporary Japanese Animation
Full-text on the Internet
Media Resources DVD 3512
 
Cinema Anime: Critical Engagements with Japanese Animation
 
Stray Dog of Anime: The Films of Mamoru Oshii
 
Find more resources about anime with the following subject searches in LEO Library Catalog:

Still want more? Find even more resources in the collection, including books only partly about anime, with the following keyword search in LEO Library Catalog:


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