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ENGL 1102

Introduction to film, media and news sources

The Library is not just a place for books. Libraries, including Georgia Tech and your local public library, subscribe to sources for streaming film and media. Georgia Tech also subscribes to newspapers and magazines from Atlanta, the U.S., and around the world.

From this page, you can

  • Access streaming film sources from Georgia Tech
  • Discover streaming media sources from the public library
  • Explore sources for newspaper and magazine articles

Streaming film and media resources at Georgia Tech

These resources provide streaming access to feature films and documentary content from around the world. 

See all film and documentary resources on the database A-Z list. In addition, the Library subscribes to film and video streaming services for faculty to use in their classes. Please contact your subject librarian for more information.

Streaming media from the public library

Many public libraries provide access to streaming media resources and other materials. You may be a member of your local public library, and all Georgia Tech students may apply for a library card at the Fulton County Public Library. All public libraries offer different collections. The Fulton County Public Library offers streaming media through two of their digital library services:

  • Hoopla - collections include global films and television, e-books and audiobooks in a variety of languages
  • kanopy - their World Cinema collection includes films from around the world

Newspapers and magazines at the Georgia Tech Library

Find newspaper and magazine articles from around the world. Students, staff and faculty can access the New York Times digital edition. PressReader and Flipster both provide full-color, newsstand versions of their sources. PressReader and Access World News are the best ways to read the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC). Use Access World News or NexisUni to find full-text article content from thousands of sources.

See all newspaper and magazine resources on the A-Z databases list.