Re: Newspapers in Film

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 7 Mar 2000 09:20:31 -0800 (PST)

The AFI catalog is the American Film Institute Catalog (electronic version
is available from Chadwyk-Healey...verrrrrrrry costy, but if you're doing
heavy film research, it's the resource of record [along with the British
Film Institute's Film Index International])

Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
510-643-8566
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu

"You are looking into the mind of home video. It is innocent, it is aimless,
it is determined, it is real" --Don DeLillo, Underworld

On Tue, 7 Mar 2000 sdehut@linfield.edu wrote:

> What is the AFI catalog?
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> Sue DeHut
> Linfield College
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> --On Tue, Mar 7, 2000 8:17 AM -0800 Gary Handman
> <ghandman@library.berkeley.edu> wrote:
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> > haven't personally done this particular bit of research, RP, BUT I do find
> > that if you've got the AFI catalog online (EVERYONE should), you can
> > search on keywords such as TRIBUNE, DAILY NEWS, etc. and get a fair
> > number of listings.
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> > Give me a ring if you want to know more...(maybe I can help)
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> > gary handman
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> > At 06:22 AM 03/07/2000 -0800, you wrote:
> >> Here is one for you all:
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> >> I have a patron looking for depiction of newspapers in film. Not just a
> >> list of films about the newspaper business, but he needs the titles of
> >> the papers as well.
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> >> I know the usual ways of researching such things, but what I am
> >> wondering is...if anyone has already done this work...do you know of a
> >> list, website, book, etc. that might be about newspapers in film? Or a
> >> person particularly knowledgeable about the topic? Such as a librarian
> >> in a journalism library, etc?
> >>
> >> Many thanks....
> >> ________________________________________
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> > Gary Handman
> > Director
> > Media Resources Center
> > Moffitt Library
> > UC Berkeley 94720-6000
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> > "Everything wants to become television" (James Ulmer -- Teletheory)
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