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Media and Communication Studies

For the subject area Media and Communication Studies, the Mannheim University Library provides you with literature, access to databases, and further search options.

Come and attend one of our numerous courses if you want to learn how to make better use of our subject-specific resources and services or if you want to improve your academic research and writing skills. You may also schedule an individual appointment.

Research

Databases

E-journals

The e-journals for the subject Media and Communication Studies can be found in the Electronic Journals Library (EZB) and the Primo catalog.

E-books

Subject-specific Internet resources

Rechercheportale

Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique (IRCAM)

Poynter Institute for Media Studies

PZ-Online  (Verband deutscher Zeitschriftenverleger e.V.)

filmportal.de (Zentrales Internetportal zum deutschen Film)

Lexikon der Filmbegriffe (Universität Kiel)

kinofenster.de - Das Online Portal für Filmbildung (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung)

Branchenblätter der Film- und Unterhaltungsindustrie

Variety

The Hollywood Reporter

Screen International

Filmverbände und -anstalte

Motion Picture Association of America

British Film Institute

Centre national du cinéma et de l’image animé - Frankreich

Filmförderungsanstal - Deutschland

Instituto de la Cinematografía y de las Artes Audiovisuales - Spanien

Filmdatenbanken und Filmrezensionen

The Numbers

Internet Movie Database (IMDB)

Hollywood Stock Exchange

metacritic (Rezensionen)

Rotten Tomatoes (Rezensionen)

filmlaune (Rezensionen)

Informationen von internationalen Organisationen

Unesco Institute for Statistics -  Darunter Filmstatistiken

MEDIA Programm der Europäische Union

Eurimages - European Cinema Support Fund (Council of Europe

Media Salles - European Cinema Statistics.

Locating resources

In the A3 Library you will find literature on Media and Communication Studies, which you can use on site. The media are freely accessible and arranged according to subject areas. Borrowing from this stock is only possible for academic staff of the University of Mannheim.

In the Central Lending Library at Schloss Westflügel you can find more literature on Media and Communication which you can borrow with your ecUM or your Library Card.

In the textbook collection at the Schloss Westflügel, the most important textbooks are available for loan in multiple copies to students of the University of Mannheim and cooperating institutions.

The literature available at the University Library can be searched for in the Primo catalog.

Local research institutions

Courses and Tutorials

We offer courses on research skills in the subject area Media and Communication Studies on a regular basis. You can access our tutorials online at any time. You may also schedule an individual appointment.

Academic Writing and Research

The collection of the Mannheim University Library includes a variety of guidebooks on academic writing and research.

With our courses and consulting services we strive to support you in every way we can.

Dr. Jorge Murcia Serra
Subject Libarian for Media and Communication Studies
Schloss Ehrenhof, Room M 306
+49 621 181 2997
In case of absence please contact:
My library account Available Seats Opening Hours Information & Advice Chat (Mon-Fri 10am-6pm)
InfoCenter
+49 621 181 2948
Schloss Schneckenhof West
D 68131 Mannheim
Germany