The library has many books dealing with the portrayal of historical events or figures through films. Some examples include:
Most can be found by searching our catalog by these subject headings:
Pickler Library -Use the Movies tab on the library home page
Historical Movies in Chronological Order by Patrick L. Cooney.
List of historical drama films - Wikipeda
Academic Search Elite - Reviews in newspapers and magazines like Time & Newsweek.
LexisNexis Academic - for Newspapers
New York Times Film Reviews - Reference PN1995. N4 (1913-2000)
The Film Encyclopedia - reference PN1993.45 .K34 1994
Encyclopedias and other Reference sources:
Credo Reference - Database of over 360 encyclopedias and dictionaries
The Hutchinson Chronology of World History ( Part of Credo Reference)
Library Catalog - to search for books on a your history topic
Magazine & journal articles:
Academic Search Elite
More databases on the Subject guide for History
International World History Project
History On-Line by the Institute of Historical Research (IHR).