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Film and Media Studies: Historical News/Magazine Databases

Resource Highlight: Media History Digital Library

The Media History Digital Library is a non-profit initiative dedicated to digitizing historic books and magazines about film, broadcasting, and recorded sound for public access. Works that are no longer in copyright or that have been licensed are scanned to share to the public. Use Lantern to search and explore their digital library, or browse their various collections:

Historical Newspaper Databases

Historical Magazines

Microfilm Collections