British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

INSTITUTE OF COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Description
The ICS audiovisual holdings comprise individual film and television collections of staff and three principal archives: the Gulf War Archive dating from January 1991 to March 1991 - 24-hour coverage of all UK terrestrial coverage, plus CNN, Sky, TR1, GRD, RAI, Moscow: the ESRC Electoral Archive - TV coverage of all UK general elections (embracing the periods from when they were called to when they were completed) from 1971: the Kosovo War Archive dating from March to May 1999 - coverage by BBC World, RAI, TFI and GRD 24-hour coverage.
Website
http://ics.leeds.ac.uk/
Keywords
Newsfilm; Yugoslavia; Balkan States, Wars 1992+; Elections; Gulf War, 1990-91
Access
Mon-Fri, 0900-1700. Prior permission.
Access for outsiders
Yes
Facilities
Yes
Charges
On request
Copyright
In-house viewing only

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Books
These are in the University Library. The book collection relating to media generally amounts to more than 30,000 titles.
Journals
Yes
Newspapers
Yes
Theses
Yes
Video/Film
Yes

Catalogues

Card catalogue
The Institute will be applying for funding to catalogue its collection.
Digitised catalogue
No. Yes.

Main Contact

Name
Professor Philip M Taylor
Telephone
0113 2335829
Fax
0113 233 5820
Email
p.m.taylor@leeds.ac.uk
Address
University of Leeds
Roger Stevens Building
Level 5
Leeds
LS2 9JT

Alternate Contact

Name
Andrew Thorpe (Technician)
Telephone
0113 343 1100
Fax
0113 233 5808
Email
a.a.b.thorpe@leeds.ac.uk

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