British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

LIVERPOOL JOHN MOORES UNIVERSITY

Description
The content of the collection reflects its primary purpose, to support courses in Media & Cultural Studies, Screen Studies, Drama, Musical Theatre, Literature & Cultural History, and Languages. Comprises mainly feature films of which there are over 400, including contemporary popular, plus foreign, classic and silent films; some television series and sample episodes of series, including drama, comedy, BBC Shakespeare productions, televised plays and musicals; also a few documentary and factual videos on these subject areas, including Pathe newsreels and other historical footage, theatrical techniques and film and television production training videos.
Website
http://cwis.livjm.ac.uk/lea/info/arts/dva.htm
Keywords
Media studies; Cultural history
Access
Recorded items only available for loan by members of the University. May be viewed on premises on production of HE ID at Learning & Information Services’ discretion.
Access for outsiders
Yes, for reference purposes only on individual application.
Facilities
10 individual viewing sets plus 2 group video viewing rooms, bookable by members of the university only.
Charges
No charges to view or borrow recorded material. Fines charged on loaned items returned late.
Copyright
ERA licence. Recorded material available for use by members of staff and students only.

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Books
approx 3,000
Datasets
Film Index International on CD-ROM
Journals
22 current journal subscriptions
Music
Minor. Approx 50 CDs of sound effects and recorded music.
Video/Film
approx 600 videocassettes

Catalogues

Online catalogue
Only to members of the University.
Library OPAC
Yes, and Z39.50 compliant.
Related website
No.
Printed catalogue
Regularly updated list.
Digitised catalogue
No.

Main Contact

Name
Ms. Sheena Streather
Job title
Senior Information Officer
Department
Learning & Information Services
Telephone
0151 231 3104
Fax
0151 707 1307
Email
leasstre@livjm.ac.uk
Address
Aldham Robarts Learning Resource Centre
Mount Pleasant
Liverpool
L3 5UZ

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