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Film and Video Research

A guide to support research for the Filmmaking (MFA) and Film and Video (BFA) programs at MICA.

About this Guide

Welcome to the Film and Video Research Guide! The purpose of this guide is to support Filmmaking graduate students, Film and Video undergraduate students, and those interested in these subjects with their research. The Filmmaking and Film and Video liaison librarian is Jenny Ferretti (Digital Initiatives Librarian). Please feel free to reach out using the Email Me button to the right.

Berlin, Jofa-Film-Atelier in Johannisthal, 1920, German Federal Archives

Search the Library Catalog

Search the Library Catalog

Find books, ebooks, periodicals, film and video collections (including streaming videos), Masters theses, artists' books, and much more. Note: This will take you to the library website.

Find eBooks

Search the Library Catalog for eBooks

There are over 13,000 eBooks available at Decker Library, covering all subjects.

Find More with WorldCat.org

WorldCat.org is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat.org lets you search many libraries at once for an item and then locate it in a library nearby. Find books, music, videos, audiobooks, research articles and more.

If you find materials held at another library, Decker Library could potentially request the item be given to us through interlibrary loan. The interlibrary loan service is done online, with most materials available in 1-2 weeks.

Core Research Databases - Find Articles

Core Research Databases - Find Articles
Below is an abbreviated list of research databases offered through Decker Library. These research databases offer articles, images, and data. To see more databases, take a look at the full list on our site. Your local public library card will grant you access to other databases as well.

Note: These databases are made available through Decker Library. You might be asked to login with your MICA username and password.

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Decker Library at the Maryland Institute College of Art | Location: 1401 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217 | Mailing: 1300 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217

Research Help: 410-225-2273 / refer@mica.edu | General Questions: 410-225-2272 / circ@mica.edu

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