There are many Library of Congress subject headings related to the history of Hollywood and motion pictures. Here are a few:
- African Americans in motion pictures
- Asians in motion pictures
- Feature films
- Feminism and motion pictures
- Film noir - History and criticism
- Film noir - United States - History and criticism
- Hispanic Americans in motion pictures
- Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - History
- Motion pictures political aspects
- Race in motion pictures
- Sex role in motion pictures
Books and Media
In addition to books and periodicals, the UMD library has various media formats including DVDs, CDs, etc. The collection is primarily academic and contains public television programs, feature films, educational films and documentaries.
To limit your catalog search to media materials, go to the advanced search screen. Type in your key terms, or the title of a particular work, and select DVDs and Videocassettes from the drop-down menu located next to Collections.
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