An archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to the 21st century. The core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles. Issues have been scanned in high-resolution color, with granular indexing of articles, covers, ads and reviews.
Randall Library has access to the following collections:
- EIMA1: Music, Radio and The Stage
- EIMA2: Cinema, Film and Television (Part 1)
- EIMA3: Cinema, Film and Television (Part 2)
- EIMA4: Rock, Folk and Hip-hop