Cultural and Media Studies

Subject Search

Literature on Cultural and Media Studies can be retrieved with the help of the Regensburger Verbundklassifikation (RVK) in the Online Catalogue of the University Library.

You can also search systematically and navigate to the topic-related position in the thesaurus. Click on the linked titles in order to see the particular hits.


Database of periodicals: Dramatics

This list shows you the specialized periodicals on Dramatics which are available in print or electronic form at the Central Library (see also: Electronic periodical libary).

Electronic Periodical Library: Media and Communication Sciences, Journalism:

This is an overview of electronic specialized periodicals with notes how to access them (free web access, Humboldt University intranet) as well as links to the particular periodicals.

Specialized databases

Database information system DBIS: Dramatics

This is an overview of specialized databases which can be sorted according to their profile (database of essays, full text, reference etc.) and their respective access URLs.

KOBV: Verbundkatalog Film

This catalogue was triggered by Arbeitskreis Filmbibliotheken which is a workgroup of cooperating German film libraries.

With its holdings of about 200,000 films (videos, DVDs) and about 400,000 volumes of film literature is the KOBV catalogue the first -choice research tool for films and film literature in Germany.

Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Medien, Bühne, Film:

This is a cooperative subject portal for Communication and Media Sciences, Journalism, Film and Dramatics.

British Film Institute

Internet Movie Database

Lexikon der Filmbegriffe



Ms Regina Pfeifenberger
Subject Librarian of Media Studies
Phone: +49 30 / 2093-99221


Geschwister-Scholl-Straße 1-3
10117 Berlin

Consultation hours

by appointment

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