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Journalism - Photojournalism: Films and Documentaries

Study of photography and photojournalism

Finding Documentaries

Journalism Library Documentaries

Documentary Addict - part of 4,000 + documentaries online!

Documentaries on Reserve for Film Studies 

DocuSeek - An academic streaming source for social issue and documentary film

Watch free documentaries online - Browse by Category

Documentary Film on Vimeo

Documentary Storm

Folkstreams - Best of American Folklore Films

True/False Film Festival

Snag Films Documentaries

HBO Documentaries

PBS Documentaries

Louder than a Bomb Documentary

Moving Images University of South Carolina - (MIRC) strives to preserve our global moving image heritage, diversify understandings of moving image culture, and envision a better future by encouraging new interpretations of the recent past.

Watch DocUmentary

Research Documentaries

MU Databases for Film

Brideable Research & Design

Cinema of the World - A comprehensive library of Arthouse..Cult,Classic,Experimental and rare movies from all over the world.

Documentary Educational Resources - guides, books and links that we often recommend to those who ask us for resources on documentaries, visual anthropology, and ethnographic filmmaking.

American MemoryAmerican Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.

World Cinema Foundation

Permanent Seminar on Histories of Film Theories -an open network of film scholars interested in excavating and re-reading historical contributions and debates on film.

Research Documentary Film Onlinereviewing, previewing and researching documentaries.

How to Write a Documentary Script - Unesco

Stanford's M.F.A. Documentary Films

Google Scholar

Oral Histories - Conducting Interviews

An Oral History Primer  - UC Santa Cruz

Principles and Best Practices for Oral Histories

Human Subjects and IRB Review Oral Histories

Oral History Association

Oral Histories of the American South - "Oral Histories of the American South" is a three-year project to select, digitize and make available 500 oral history interviews gathered by the Southern Oral History Program (SOHP).

State Historical Society Oral HIstories 



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Journalism Library

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Library: 573-882-7502

Vera Elwood
Head, Journalism Library
103A Reynolds Journalism Institute
Phone: 573-882-6591

Sandy Schiefer
Journalism Librarian
103B Reynolds Journalism Institute
Phone: 573-882-0660


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