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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.

Academic journal articles

Find journal articles on a broad range of design subjects including product design, industrial design, and furniture design.

Search using the main keywords that describe your topic. For example: Journalis* "mass media".

Try the advanced search options for combining keywords and refining your search to find the most relevant search results in the following databases:

Media and journalism research

Music industry research

Screen studies research

AFI research collection

Search the AFI Online Catalogue 

The AFI Research Collection is a specialist film and television industry resource open to the public. The collection has strengths in screen history and theory (in cinema from around the world, as well as Australian cinema), and it features a diverse range of books, journals, clippings, film scripts, film directories, reports and film festival catalogues. 


Why visit the AFI Research Collection? 

  • Extensive and unique resources about film and television all in one place 

  • AFI Research Collection resources are not available for loan 

  • Easy access to staff who have the training and experience to assist in finding the material you need for your research 



The AFI Research Collection is located within the Swanston Street campus in Building 8, Level 6.  

Enter via Swanston Library - 2nd Floor. We are behind the yellow wall past the silent area. 


Phone +61 3 9925 2829 | Email 

Scholarly information

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