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Moving History
A guide to UK film and television archives in the public sector with detailed information and clips from these fascinating and valuable collections.

Bringing you the best of bygone eras with links to galleries of media from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Thousands of pulp fiction book covers illustrating the evolution of vintage American paperbacks from the thirties to the fifties.

The History of Comics
This is the story and history of comics in popular culture - from Paleolithic cave paintings, to Egyptian hieroglyphs, to Superman and the X-Men.

The definitive guide to Britain's film and TV history.

The Golden Age Romance Comics Archive
A resource for scholars and fans interested in golden era romance comics - with full scans of issues.

Ladybird Fly Away Home
Everything you ever wanted to know about Ladybird Books - galleries of covers, the origins of Ladybird and much more.

Outdoor Advertising Association (OAA)
Facts and data about outdoor advertising, which is a fast-growing sector of media advertising. There is introductory information, statistics and market data, case studies and a photographic library database.

Vogue Cover Archive
Iconic covers of Vogue magazine from its launch in 1916 to the present issue.

Public Information Films
For the first time on The National Archives' website you can view complete public information films from 1945-2006.

Front Page
Explore 100 years of newspaper front pages covering landmark events, and discover a treasure-trove of social history.

Focus on Film
Presents film as a historical source and considers its advantages and disadvantages as evidence for the past. How far does film present an accurate record of an event?

Our newspapers lie, our politicians lie, our parents lie. Considering how surrounded we are by lies, we ought to be experts in telling fact from fiction - but are we?

Creative Archive
A superb resource where you can download professionally-shot video for free from the Creative Archive to just watch - or edit, remix and create something new.

TV Ark: The Television Museum
The place to watch and learn the history of TV presentation with a superb archive of title sequences, adverts and public information films available to watch using RealPlayer.

Guardian Century
Discover how journalism and the style of reporting has changed using the Guardian newspaper's coverage of the main events of the past 100 years.

Reel Streets
Devoted to British film locations and places where films were made in Britain from the 1920s to the 1980s.

Inside BBC Journalism
What's it like to be a BBC journalist? Discover how they aim to remain impartial, accurate and truthful.

An essential resource for anybody thinking of a career in broadcast, film, video, interactive media and photo imaging.

Local News
An inside look at how news professionals interact with the communities they service.

Don't Buy It
See through the sales pitch and advertising tricks used in television, music and magazines.

The Merchants of Cool
A report on the creators and marketers of popular culture for teenagers.

The Princess and the Press
Explores the relationship between Diana and the world's media.

Turner Classic Movies
The films that define what it means to be a classic.

The Emergence of Advertising in America 1850-1920
Presents over 9000 images, with database information, relating to the early history of advertising in the United States.

Essays and media criticism intended to reveal the hidden meanings in TV, film, advertising and the news.

Over 7000 digital images of print advertisments published primarily in the US between 1911 and 1957.

The world's largest archive of classic print adverts - fully searchable and you can send your favourites to friends as an e-card.

MediaEd: The UK Media Education Web Site
For anyone intersted in media and moving image education in primary, secondary, further and informal education.

Movie Mistakes
Exposes all those little continuity blunders film-makers thought they'd got away with.

The Movie Cliche List
Entertaining lists of the most annoying and common logic flaws and stereotypes found in feature films.

Empire Online
Online edition of Empire magazine with film reviews and articles that are updated daily.

Radio Free World
Comprehensive guide to cutting edge TV programmes and information on the Web.

Reel Classics
Home of classic movies stuffed with info on the stars, movie makers and films of yesteryear.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Information on the Academy's awards (that's the Oscars to you and me) with news, reviews and the history of the organisation.

Ain't It Cool News
Cutting-edge movie information so influential that it's monitored by Hollywood's movers and shakers.

Internet Movie Database
THE premier movie information site on the Web.

National Museum of Photography, Film and Television
Includes online resources and collections of printed ephemera, cinematography and television history, with a constantly changing programme of exhibitions.

British Film Institute
Promoting greater understanding and appreciation of film and moving image culture in the UK.

BBC News
BBC news with audio and video content, updated every minute of every day.

Daily Telegraph
The latest news from the online version of the Daily Telegraph.

Guardian Unlimited
Online version of The Guardian newspaper.

The Times Online
Home of The Times newspaper on the Web.

News around the clock from Cable News Network.

News and finance from the world's leading news agency.

The latest from the independent television network.

Gateway to the BBC's massive online content.

S4C on the Web - in Welsh and English.

Channel 4
News, sport and features on Channel 4 programmes.