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BFI - British Film Institute
The BFI (British Film Institute) promotes understanding and appreciation of Britain's rich film and television heritage and culture. Established in 1933, the BFI runs a range of activities and services.
BFI Southbank (...
Fame & Fortune
Fame & Fortune, published by Sources, features awards, fellowships and scholarships available to Canadian journalists. For each award, information is provided about the eligibility requirements, the deadline for a...
The public's library and digital archive.
Home to one of the largest "collections of collections" on the Internet, ibiblio.org is a conservancy of freely available information, including software, music, literature, art...
Loyalist College of Applied Arts and Technology
Loyalist offers two- and three-year diplomas, one-year certificates and a four-year degree in the schools of Business and Management Studies, Health and Human Studies, Biosciences, Architecture and Building Sciences, Jus...
Media Names & Numbers
Published by Sources, Media Names & Numbers is a comprehensive Canadian media directory - in the form of a searchable database as well as a print directory/media list - including television and radio networks, sta...
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Dressing for TV
What to wear when you're going to be interviewed on TV.
Fame & Fortune Online
Comprehensive listing of awards available to Canadian journalists.
Have new social media made 'traditional' media obsolete?
New media provide additional channels for getting messages out, but they don't make older media obsolete. The task is of public relations is to reach people through the media they use. In an increasin...
The power of the remote: Not so powerful after all
Review of Television and the Remote Control
The Rockford Files
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Television Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
Spokespersons, Experts, and Resources
A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on topics related to television in the Sources directory for the media.
Top Ten Strategies for Appearing on a TV Talk Show
Prepare yourself to appear on a TV talk show.
The Barefoot Channel
Community Television as a Tool for Social Change
How you or you group can use local community TV station to get your message out.
Between the Lines
How to Detect Bias and Propaganda in the News and Everyday Life
An exploration of medthods of "dec-doing" our daily newspapers and radio/TV news. Examines our predominant sources of information (mass media) and indicates the existence of many alternative sources o...
Censored: The News That Didn't Make The News - And Why
The 1995 Project Censored Yearbook
Jensen, Carl, and Project Censored. Introduction by Michael Crichton. Cartoons by Tom Tomorrow.
Documenting how the U.S. mass media does a shabby job, deliberately or negligently withholding information of vital importance.
Communicating in Canada's Past
Essays in Media History
Allen, Gene; Robinson, Daniel J. (eds.)
Address sizable gaps in the literature on media history in Canada. Includes a substantial introduction to media history as a field of study and essays on a range of subjects, including print journalis...
CTV: The Television Wars
Documents the history of CTV, the creation of Canada's first private TV network.
The Cultural Industries in Canada
Problems, Policies and Prospects
Dorland, Michael (ed.)
Dorland discusses policy problems specific to the Canadian cultural industries that produce cultural commodities, such as books, films and television programs.
The Empire God Built
Inside Pat Robertson's media machine
A profile of the demagogue who become one of the most successful media moguls in the world.
The Struggle For Dominance On The Digital Frontier
Fraser analyzes the aspects of the television business such as the failure of regulation, the attempt to create a national TV culture, digital revolution and the effect on consumers.
In The News
The Practice of Media Relations in Canada
Carney, William Wray
Carney gives everyone, from student to seasoned practitioner, a thorough understanding of who the media are, how they work and how to approach them with stories.
Inside Seven Days
The story of This Hour Has Seven Days, a CBC public affairs television program that dominated the Canadian airwaves from October 1964 to May 1966.
Journalism: Truth or Dare?
Ian Hargreaves discusses the history, development, future and ethics of journalism and describes journalists' relationship with the public. He focuses on the increase in journalism's influence and the...
Mass Communications and American Empire
Schiller, Herbert I.
An in-depth look at international and domestic media, and the effect of capitalism on mass communications.
Media and Minorities
Representing Diversity in a Multicultral Canada
Fleras, Augie; Kuhz, Jean Lock
An examination of the politics of media minority relations in a multicultural Canada.
Media Names & Numbers
Your Connection to the Media
Serial Publication (Periodical)
A comprehensive directory of the Canadian news media, including television and radio stations and programs, daily, weekly, ethnic and campus newspapers, consumer and trade magazines, and academic jour...
Increasingly the news media are owned by a small group of very large corporations with extensive interests outside the industry, run by the corporate elite.Winter argues that instead of offering diver...
The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media
Peter Steven aims to make readers realize the power and influence of dominant media but, at the same time, also understand that they are not "omnipotent" and that there are alternative forms available...
Oh, What a Blow That Phantom Gave Me!
How media have taken over our lives.
Power and Betrayal in the Canadian Media
Addresses concerns about the forces that shape the diversity of news and the way news is delivered in Canada.
Rain/Drizzle/Fog: Film and Television in Atlantic Canada
Varga, Darrell (ed.)
Scholarly study of film and television in Atlantic Canada. Provides a broad historical overview of film and television in the region, as well as essays on specific topics such as contemporary popular ...
Politics and New Media
An examination of media manipulation in late 20th Century North American politics.
Spirit of the Web
The Age of Information from Telegraph to Internet
A journey through communication technology and our fascination and tribulations with it.
Television and the Remote Control
Grazing on a Vast Wasteland
Robert V., Bellamy;Walker, James R.
Three Blind Mice
How the TV Networks Lost Their Way
Who's Who in Canadian Film and Television
A comprehensive guide to Canada's film and television production personnel: Animators, Art Directors, Cinematographers, Composers, Costume Designers, Directors, Editors, Music Editors, Post Production...
Why Canada's Daily Newspapers are Failing Us
Illuminates the decline of print journalism, suggests reasons for this decline and proposes solutions to reverse this downward trend.
Fresh and dynamic, A Atlantic is the home of established primetime hits, critical favourites and big-buzz new series. This station serves Atlantic Canada.
Features action-related films and television series.
AOV Adult Movie Channel
Consists of explicit adult feature films, scheduled by genre specifically for each viewing demographic.
APTN offers a variety of programming related to Aboriginal peoples, including documentaries, news magazines, dramas, entertainment specials, children's series, movies, sports events, educational progr...
Bold replaced Country Canada and airs a mix of drama, comedy, arts and culture and sports programming.
For the broadcast community in Canada. Industry news as well as periodic contact updates for radio and television stations, corporate or group owners, specialty & digital channels, cable, networks, au...
Cable, telecommunications and satellite communications topics.
CBC - English Network Television
Publically funded, national network. A Crown corporation with 17 owned-and-operated stations and 19 private affiliates, providing 98% coverage of English-language homes. CBC organizes its broadcasts t...
Canada's diabetes magazine for readers with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Nutrition, exercise, medical updates, and lifestyle management.
Documentary films from Canada and around the world. Featuring innovative, enlightening, hard-hitting and inspiring documentaries covering subjects such as medicine, the environment, technology & scien...
Broadcasts a range of archive sports coverage, talk shows, documentaries and films.
In-depth articles about the burgeoning film and television industries in Canada and around the world. Includes articles by those in the film & television industries.
NHL Network Canada
Devoted to hockey from the past and the present. Its main focus is on the National Hockey League (NHL) and their games, but it also airs games from other leagues, such as minor league and internationa...
Canada's sci-fi resource. Spotlights Canadian contributions to science fiction, fantasy and horror movies, television and books.
Qui Fait Quoi
Daily newsletter,monthly magazine and annual guide on the film, television and multimedia industries in Canada, including listings of companies and services.
Reel West Digest
Directory of contacts and companies in the film and television industries.
Airs programs aimed toward women in the form of films and dramatic television series.
TV listings inserted Fridays into the Hamilton Spectator.
Airs programming focused on independent films, documentaries, music-series', dramas and more.
Weekly TV schedule, interviews and entertainment news.
TV Publishing Group
TV listings and editorial for cable, television C-band and mini-dish systems.
Voilá: votre magazine télé
Part of regular Saturday editions of La Presse, Le Soleil, Le Nouvelliste, Le Droit, La Tribune, Le Quotidien and La Voix de l'Est.
Official listings guide for the Bell ExpressVu small dish system.
Government Ministries & Agencies
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
The 1991 Broadcasting Act states that...
"...the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, as the national...
Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission
Responsible for regulating Canada's broadcasting and telecommunications systems.
National Film Board
Canada#s public film producer and distributor.
Dedicated to the development and promotion of the Canadian audiovisual industry.
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