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Film Studies and Visual Culture: Find Books

This subject guide describes the University of Waterloo Library's resources and services that support research in Film Studies and Visual Culture.

About this Section

This section has three subpages:

  1. Discover Citations
  2. Obtain Books
  3. Access Ebooks


What is a Citation?

A citation is a reference to a source. 

A citation to a book includes:

  • author
  • title
  • publisher
  • place of publication
  • year of publication

Looking for citation help? Visit the Citation / Style Guide.

Is the Book Available Online?

Primary Source Etexts

Search Databases to Find Citations for Books

Search Other Library Catalogues

Porter Stacks 6th - 10th floors

The PNs are on the 9th floor of the Dana Porter Library.

Library of Congress call number range for Film Studies


Ebook Collections

eBook Platforms


Not all of our ebooks are catalogued yet, but all of our ebooks are accessible through one or more of the platforms.