Articles (journals, newspapers, magazines)

Arrow Discover Click for more information View a demonstration.
Searches most article databases simultaneously. Includes film reviews.

Arrow Google Scholar Click for more information View a demonstration.
Searches for academic sources rather than websites.

Arrow Scopus Click for more information View a demonstration.
A scholarly database for topic searching and tracking items cited in reference lists.

Arrow Library.PressDisplay Click for more information
Original formatting of New Zealand and international newspapers, covering the previous 60-90 days.

Arrow Newztext Click for more information View a demonstration.
Full text of selected New Zealand newspapers and magazines.

Arrow Database Licence Information
Legal guidelines about how and by whom Library-subscribed article databases may be used.

Film & Television

Film Reviews

Arrow IMDb

Arrow Rotten Tomatoes

Arrow Discover
Search using ["title of film"] and keyword review* e.g. "kill bill" review*


Arrow eTV
Selected live and on-demand recordings from over 40 channels including Sky, free-to-air and international.

Arrow Discover
Find DVDs and videos in Discover. Search on keywords (title, topic, etc), then refine the results to ‘Videos’ under ‘Source Types’ in the left-hand column (you may need to click on Show More to open up the full list of source types).

Arrow Contains significant New Zealand content Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

Books & Ebooks

Arrow Search Discover
Find books, journals, DVDs, & other material.

Arrow Postgraduate students and staff: Search Libraries Worldwide to find and request books that are not held by any Massey University Library.

Arrow Books and Ebooks at Massey Library

Arrow Finding Theses
Locate Massey, New Zealand and international theses.

Arrow Google Books
Searches across the full-text content of a huge range of books. You can then check by searching Discover to see if the book is held by Massey University Library.

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Background Information

Arrow ScienceDirect Reference WorksClick for more information
Cross-searches a range of encyclopedias, handbooks and other reference material. Includes:

Concepts & Definitions

Arrow Oxford ReferenceClick for more information
Includes A Dictionary of Media and Communication.

Research Methods

Arrow Sage Research MethodsClick for more information

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