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Film & Media Research Guide

Recommended Multidisiplinary Databases

How to Get to Articles: A Step-by-Step Guide

1. Gather citations.

Find citations in books or articles with bibliographies.

2. Search using the "Article Title."

3. Search using the journal or magazine title.

4. Try Western Michigan University, for the full-text.

5. No luck? Interlibrary Loan to the rescue!

Sample Article Citation:

Citation with article title and journal title highlighted.

Do you have access to the article?

If you can't find the full-text, we can help!

Interlibrary Loan

To request books or articles not available at K use the Interlibrary Loan System.

  • You can also request materials through ILL directly in many of the Library's databases.
  • Instant email notification lets you know when your materials have arrived.
  • You may pick up books at the Library Circulation Desk; all articles and chapters will be delivered electronically to your ILLiad account.