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Films on Demand
 Films on Demand is a streaming video resource containing thousands of educational videos in the Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics, and Health & Medicine. Also includes access to archival films and newsreels.


Research Databases & Resources
Contains several full-text databases: current news, laws and legislation, business and company information and more...
Article index with some full text in the fields of communication and mass media studies.
An index with abstracts for articles published in the primary professional literature of the communications...
To find books in JMU Libraries that include film criticism for specific films, do three different searches in LEO—a subject search for the film title, a subject search for the director, and a word search for the film title. In many cases, you will find different titles, all relevant, with each search.

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Corporate Communication

Digital Video & Cinema

Film Studies


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