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HUM 101: Reimagining the Documentary (Dr. Sexeny) *: Finding Scholarly Articles

Scholarly Articles

*  Scholarly articles are generally longer, at least 8 pages and as long as 20 pages.

*  Scholarly articles have numerous footnotes or citations in the text.

*  Scholarly articles appear in scholarly publications, often sponsored or published by professional organization or universities

* Scholarly articles are written by authors with academic credentials in the field

Tips for Finding Film Articles

Start by searching for the name of your film, then try adding to your search:

* The keyword "film" or "movie." 

* The name of director, producer, or actor.

* The year the movie was released.

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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Finding Scholarly Articles about Films

To find scholarly articles about film in OneSearch, you may find it helpful to limit your search to Scholarly and Peer-Review under Modify Your Search and choose Film as your discipline. 

OneSearch search for "Scream" with the limiter "Scholarly and Peer-Review" selected under "Modify Your Search" and "Film" selected under "Discipline."

Film Reviews