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Communications & Media: News, Film, TV & Advertising

Research resources for the study of Communications and Media



What are Primary Sources?

Primary Sources are original materials on which other research is based, including original written works such as  poems, diaries, court records, interviews, surveys, newspaper articles, and original research/fieldwork; original art works, such as paintings and photographs; and research published in scholarly/academic journals.



Photograph, 1962. New York World-Telegram and Sun. From the American Memory Project

Film & Television