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Cinema Studies: Video Art--Documentary CNST 436

Resources for searching for scholarly information in all areas of cinema.

Reference Sources for Documentary Film

Books on Documentary Film

Finding books and other materials

UT Libraries One Search

To find books on a particular topic in One Search, try using words from the following subject headings. Once you're in a catalog record, you can click on other relevant subject heading links to display other items in that category


  • Documentary films
  • Documentary films -- History and criticism
  • Documentary films -- Production and direction
  • Documentary films -- Political aspects

Finding Articles

Databases for finding scholarly articles on the broader topic of cinema studies are listed on the Cinema Studies Research Guide

Finding Streaming Media and DVDs

See the Cinema Studies Research Guide homepage for information on how to find streaming video or DVDs in UT Libraries' collection.

Use One Search to search for specific titles, then limit your search to streaming or DVD.