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Media, Journalism, Screen and Music

A subject guide to assist RMIT students who are studying in the media, journalism, screen and music disciplines.

Search these databases to locate peer-reviewed articles

Online videos

Search these Library databases to find online training tutorials, videos, and free-to-air TV programs. (RMIT University log in required)
We have created practical guides that show you how to make the most of our videos from the Library and beyond. provides access to a Creative Library of over 150,000 ads worldwide. Search for the latest ad campaigns or browse by film production, sound/music, animation/VFX and more. Types of media include movie trailers, interactive television, logotypes, posters, gaming and more. is an extensive online training library that helps anyone learn software, creative and business skills. It contains a wide variety of video tutorials from experts with subject coverage including 3D + animation, audio, design, video, web and more. (Not indexed by LibrarySearch)



Kanopy Streaming Service. Search for videos by entering keywords from the title and synopsis or browse by subject.


EduTV is an online TV streaming resource designed for Australian tertiary institutions. The database includes over 10,000 documentaries, drama, series and more from free-to-air and pay TV.


 Informit TV News
Informit TVNews allows you to search for Australian television news, current affairs and selected documentaries from the free-to-air networks with links to the digitised video content.


ClickView (enter your RMIT email address to be directed to the RMIT log in page) Educational videos in Arts, Business, Health and Technology.


Alexander Street
Alexander Street includes documentaries, features, educational and informative videos (and audio), and a wealth of archival material. Collections include:
  • Asian Film Online
  • Australasian Literature
  • Current Affairs in Video
  • Ethnographic Video Online
  • Film Scripts Online
  • LGBT Studies in Video
  • Music Online

Free Open Access Collections

Websites for Australian TV Ratings