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Want to know if the Rutgers Libraries own a particular film?
Select Advanced Search in the Library Catalog.
Enter the title into the "TITLE" search box, and select Visual Materials from the format pull-down menu.
Videos/DVDs owned by the Dana Library are available for viewing in the Media Center on the 4th floor of Dana Library. Videos that are only available from the Media Center in New Brunswick must be booked BY FACULTY for class viewing. All other users must view materials on-site at the Media Center in the Douglass Library. Advance reservations for viewing rooms are recommended. Undergraduate students may make reservations no earlier than 24 hours in advance. To make a reservation, call 732-932-978.
Radio, Television, and Film
- Paley Center for Media Database
- The Paley Center (New York City) houses a media collection of nearly
150,000 television and radio programs and advertisements. The database
includes synopsis of programs.
The Edward John Noble Scholars Room has carrels equipped with an
audio/visual monitor for viewing and listening to the Paley Center's
collection of programs and computers
that access the library's database. Use of the Scholars Room is
available to students and others affiliated with educational
organizations at a rate of $15 per day; The Scholar's Room
is open: Wednesdays to Sundays 12:00 to 6:00 pm, and 12:00 to 8:00 pm on
- American History in Video
- Digitized documentaries, newsreel films, and archival footage.
- Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access
, Criminal Justice
, History - Global & Eurasian
, History - North America
, Journalism & Media Studies
, Latin American & Caribbean Studies
, Literatures in English
, New Jerseyana
, Political Science
, Social Work
, Spanish & Portuguese Studies
, Women's & Gender Studies