Instructors often ask students to find “scholarly”, “academic”, or “peer reviewed” sources of information for their research. These terms all refer to the same type of information – sources based on in-depth research, and are considered higher in quality and more reliable for your research.
These sources can range from chapters within books or entire books, or journal articles, but all have common characteristics that can help you recognize that type of information.
This is only a small sample of the large number of film studies e-journals available at Pitt. There are many additional film studies periodicals located on the fourth floor of Hillman Library.
For more information on the following microform collections, which are housed in the Hillman Library Microforms Department (ground floor), consult the detailed version of the record for each in PITTCat Classic.