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Film and Television Adaptations: Research

Books made into Film

Off-Campus Access

To log in from off-campus, you will need your eServices username (w+student ID) and password. 


The following resources are recommended for research on adaptations of books and plays into movies and television shows. If you still can't find when you are looking for, contact a librarian using the information under the home tab. 

Books and eBooks

Recommended Databases

The following databases are great for finding articles written by scholars on film and television. 

Newspapers are a great source for book and film reviews.

Streaming Media
The following databases provide access to thousands of streaming videos, including feature-length films, television episodes, documentaries, interviews, and more. 

Reference Works

The most common types of reference works are dictionaries and encyclopedias. In the following reference sources, you will find entries on authors, filmmakers, films, and television.