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Popular & American Culture

This is a general guide to databases and resources for the study of popular culture, including television, fandom studies, video gaming, and others.

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Research in Pop Culture is not always easy. It is naturally interdisciplinary and not widely studied in academic fields. This guide, however, will help you get started on your research. 

Your Librarian

Finding Articles, Journals, and Books on Popular Culture


Online Databases and Resources           


To locate a copy of an article, look for the Find Text button located near the record of the article in the databases. Click on it to bring up a box that lists full-text and paper copy holdings.

Best Bets

Other Databases of Interest


UT Catalog Resources


Want help finding books using OneSearch at UT Libraries? The OneSearch tutorial takes you through the highlights.

Reference Books

Selected Journals