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This list is based on both purchases for the SMAD curriculum and call number areas of interest to SMAD. It is updated once a month (sometimes more) and includes new titles for the last 60 days.

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  • Google advertising tools / Harold Davis
  • The film paintings of David Lynch : challenging film theory / Allister Mactaggart
  • Groupon's biggest deal ever : the inside story of how one insane gamble, tons of unbelievable hype, and millions of wild deals made billions for one ballsy joker / Frank Sennett
  • Special effects : the history and technique / Richard Rickitt ; foreword by Ray Harryhausen
  • The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures / Edward Ball
  • Frontiers in new media research / edited by Francis L.F. Lee ... [et al.]
  • Encyclopedia of social movement media [electronic resource] / John D.H. Downing, editor
  • Copyright law : essential cases and materials / by Alfred C. Yen, Joseph P. Liu
  • Creating DSLR video : from snapshots to great shots / Richard Harrington
  • Seeing the bigger picture : American and international politics in film and popular culture / Mark Sachleben, Kevan M. Yenerall
  • Attacks on the press in 2011 : a worldwide survey by the Committee to Protect Journalists / preface by Sandra Mims Rowe
  • Neomedievalism in the media : essays on film, television, and electronic games / edited by Carol L. Robinson and Pamela Clements ; with a preface by Richard Utz
  • Dramatising disaster : character, event, representation / edited by Christine Cornea and Rhys Owain Thomas
  • Microsoft SharePoint 2010 administrator's companion / by Bill English
  • Corporate public relations : a new historical perspective / Marvin N. Olasky
  • Latino American cinema : an encyclopedia of movies, stars, concepts, and trends / Scott L. Baugh
  • Filmic mapping : film and the visual culture of landscape architecture / Fred Truniger
  • Eric Rohmer : interviews / edited by Fiona Handyside.
  • Sonic interaction design / edited by Karmen Franinović and Stefania Serafin.
  • The end of big : how the Internet makes David the new Goliath / Nicco Mele
  • The mediatization of society and culture / by Stig Hjarvard.
  • Philosophical profiles in the theory of communication / edited by Jason Hannan ; with a foreword by Richard J. Bernstein ; and an afterword by John Durham Peters
  • Identity and communication : new agendas in communication / edited by Dominic Lasorsa, América Rodriguez
  • Justifying war : propaganda, politics and the modern age / edited by David Welch and Jo Fox
  • Listening publics : the politics and experience of listening in the media age / Kate Lacey
  • HBR's 10 must reads on communication
  • Public space, media space / edited by Chris Berry, King's College London, UK ; Janet Harbord, Queen Mary, University of London, UK ; Rachel O. Moore, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK
  • Taking minutes of meetings / Joanna Gutmann
  • Workplace communication for the 21st century : tools and strategies that impact the bottom line / Jason S. Wrench, editor
  • Against and beyond : subversion and transgression in mass media, popular culture and performance / edited by Magdalena Cieślak and Agnieszka Rasmus
  • Ethics of media / edited by Nick Couldry, Goldsmiths College, London, UK, Amit Pinchevski, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, Mirca Madianou, University of Leicester, UK
  • Sustainability, participation & culture in communication : theory and praxis / edited by Jan Servaes
  • Sport beyond television : the internet, digital media and the rise of networked media sport / Brett Hutchins and David Rowe
  • The life informatic : newsmaking in the digital era / Dominic Boyer.
  • Dirty words in Deadwood : literature and the postwestern / edited by Melody Graulich and Nicolas S. Witschi.
  • American Jewish films : the search for identity / Lawrence J. Epstein.
  • Book play / Margaret Couch Cogswell.
  • From utterances to speech acts [electronic resource] / Mikhail Kissine
  • Queer media images [electronic resource] : LGBT perspectives / edited by Jane Campbell and Theresa Carilli
  • African American foreign correspondents : a history / Jinx Coleman Broussard.
  • From Bombay to Bollywood : the making of a global media industry / Aswin Punathambekar.
  • The desiring-image : Gilles Deleuze and contemporary queer cinema / Nick Davis.
  • Acting power : the 21st century edition / by Robert Cohen.
  • Another Steven Soderbergh experience : authorship and contemporary Hollywood / by Mark Gallagher.
  • Burn your portfolio : stuff they don't teach you in design school, but should / Michael Janda
  • Fearless facilitation : the ultimate field guide to engaging (and involving!) your audience / Cyndi Maxey and Kevin E. O'Connor
  • Media and communication research methods / by Anders Hansen, David Machin
  • The librarian's legal companion for licensing information resources and services [electronic resource] / Tomas A. Lipinski
  • World Press photo 13 / editor, Kari Lundelin
  • Design portfolio : self-promotion at its best / Craig Welsh/Go Welsh.
  • Ideas for the animated short : finding and building stories / Karen Sullivan, Kate Alexander, Aubry Mintz, Ellen Besen
  • To see the Saw movies : essays on torture porn and post-9/11 horror / edited by James Aston and John Walliss.
  • The American Jewish story through cinema / by Eric A. Goldman.
  • America 1933 : the Great Depression, Lorena Hickok, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the shaping of the New Deal / Michael Golay.
  • Anthony Minghella : interviews / edited by Mario Falsetto.
  • Global Nollywood : the transnational dimensions of an African video film industry / edited by Matthias Krings and Onookome Okome.
  • Historical film : a critical introduction / Jonathan Stubbs.
  • Killer tapes and shattered screens : video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing / Caetlin Benson-Allott.
  • From fidelity to history : film adaptations as cultural events in the twentieth century / Anne-Marie Scholz.
  • The becoming of age : cinematic visions of mind, body and identity in later life / Pamela H. Gravagne.
  • Preparing for takeoff : preproduction for the independent filmmaker / Arthur Vincie.
  • The adversary First Amendment : free expression and the foundations of American democracy / Martin H. Redish.
  • American ethnographic film and personal documentary : the Cambridge turn / Scott MacDonald.
  • Filmcraft. Producing / Geoffrey Macnab & Sharon Swart
  • Star Wars storyboards : the prequel trilogy / edited by J.W. Rinzler ; introduction by Iain McCaig.
  • The third industrial revolution in global business / edited by Giovanni Dosi, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Louis Galambos, Johns Hopkins University.
  • The wired city : reimagining journalism and civic life in the post-newspaper age / Dan Kennedy.
  • Race, racism and sports journalism / Neil Farrington ... [et al.]
  • The language of newspapers : socio-historical perspectives / Martin Conboy
  • Environmental conflict and the media / Libby Lester & Brett Hutchins, editors
  • Breakthrough : our guerilla war to expose fraud and save democracy / James O'Keefe.
  • Design currency : understand, define and promote the value of your design work / by Jenn and Ken Visocky O'Grady
  • Education in the school of dreams : travelogues and early nonfiction film / Jennifer Lynn Peterson.
  • Advertising and brand building : principles and case studies / edited by K. Pongiannan
  • Film noir FAQ : all that's left to know about Hollywood's golden age of dames, detectives, and danger / David J. Hogan.
  • Network geeks : how they built the Internet / Brian E. Carpenter
  • A new literacies reader : educational perspectives / edited by Colin Lankshear, Michele Knobel
  • Exporting Perilous Pauline : Pearl White and serial film craze / edited by Marina Dahlquist
  • Foreign news on television : where in the world is the global village? / edited by Akiba A. Cohen ; with Antonio Belo [and 28 others].
  • Difficult men : behind the scenes of a creative revolution : from the Sopranos and the Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad / Brett Martin.
  • Global journalism : theory and practice / Peter Berglez.
  • Reel vulnerability : power, pain, and gender in contemporary American film and television / Sarah Hagelin.
  • Navigating the news : a political media user's guide / Michael Baranowski
  • Reading Mystery science theater 3000 : critical approaches / edited by Shelley S. Rees
  • Screenwriting / Tim Grierson.
  • On-demand culture : digital delivery and the future of movies / Chuck Tryon.
  • Still : American silent motion picture photography / David S. Shields.
  • Beyond broadband access : developing data-based information policy strategies / edited by Richard D. Taylor and Amit M. Schejter.
  • Extras of early Hollywood : a history of the crowd, 1913-1945 / Kerry Segrave.
  • Irish masculinity on screen : the pugilists and peacemakers of John Ford, Jim Sheridan and Paul Greengrass / Joseph Paul Moser.
  • The phantom Holocaust : Soviet cinema and Jewish catastrophe / Olga Gershenson.
  • Radio journalism in America : telling the news in the golden age and beyond / Jim Cox
  • Visual merchandising : the image of selling / edited by Louisa Iarocci
  • The librarian's copyright companion / James S. Heller, Paul Hellyer, Benjamin J. Keele.
  • June Cleaver was a feminist! : reconsidering the female characters of early television / Cary O'Dell ; foreword by Yvonne Craig
  • The triumph of reality TV : the revolution in American television / Leigh H. Edwards.
  • The classic era of American pulp magazines / Peter Haining
  • Noise : a human history of sound and listening / David Hendy
  • Audience transformations : shifting audience positions in late modernity / edited by Nico Carpentier, Kim Christian Schrøder, and Lawrie Hallett
  • Cypherpunks : freedom and the future of the internet / Julian Assange; with Jacob Appelbaum, Andy Müller-Maguhn, and Jérémie Zimmermann

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