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Film Production: Reference Points

Resources for filmmakers.


Holiday 2 | David Howell | photo available on

Film Terminology

Complete Film Dictionary
Call Number: PN1993.45 .K66 1997
Location: Library North 2 | Reference

Critical Dictionary of Film & Television Theory
Call Number: PN1993.45 .C75 2001
Location: Library North 2 | Reference

Film Analysis 2.0 Website | Yale University
Demystifies the vocabulary of film studies & the techniques of cinema.

Software E-Books

Books 24x7:

A collection of e-books; includes many technical books for applications such as Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, & more.


  1. Set up an account while you're ON CAMPUS.
  2. Off-campus, you will need to log in twice: first with Campus ID & password, second with your Books 24x7 username & password.
  3. Browse the "Graphic Design & Multimedia" section.

Film Studies Reference

Film Librarian