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Entertainment and Publishing Fellowship Resources


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Industry and Market Research

Factiva- Provides reports from TechNavio, a publisher that focuses on emerging technology, including coverage on digital entertainment topics. 

  • Type "TechNavio" in the Sources search box
  • Select TechNavio
  • To focus search, select other filters e.g., keywords in search form, company, industry, date Reports from several market research firms are available covering health care, consumer goods, publishing, manufacturing and other markets and industries.

  • Type keywords in search bar on top of page 
  • Find reports on certain segments of the publishing sector including: scholarly; trade; and children's markets
  • Alternatively, use "Advanced Search" to limit by date, publisher and/or to use boolean operators 

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage- Industry Surveys cover industry trends, forecasts, major players and market share data, key ratios, and statistics. Select the Industries tab to get a selection of the international industry surveys.

  • Click Industries link
  • Select from the "Industry Surveys" drop down menu. 
  • Industries are listed alphabetically including "Movies and Home Entertainment", "Broadcasting & Cable" and "Publishing and Advertising."

Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook
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Ref. TK 6540 .B77 in the Stamps Reading Room 
Sections include industry overview, television, cable, radio, satellites and other carriers, programming services, technological services, brokers and professional services, associations, events, education and awards, and government agencies. The directory lists television and radio stations by state. The section on television includes the Nielsen DMA Market Atlas.

Editor & Publisher Newspaper Databook 
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Ref. PN 4700.E42 in the Stamps Reading Room 
Described as the encyclopedia of the newspaper industry, the two volume set includes profiles of newspapers in the U.S. Canada with information on circulation and advertising rates.  Also includes sections on related organizations and industry services and the E&P's Who's Where Directory of Newspaper People.

LMP: Literary Market Place
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Ref. PN 161.L5 in the Stamps Reading Room 
Directory of the book publishing industry.  Provides contact information including email addresses for book publishers, editorial services and agents, trade associations, events, courses as well as reference books and magazines for the trade.

Magazine Market Coverage Report
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Ref. PN 4784.C6. M343 in the Stamps Reading Room 
Provides geographic breakdowns of the circulation of Alliance for Audited Media (AAM) member periodicals who are participants in the AAM's Supplemental Data Report Service (SDRS). Contains circulation data for magazines, farm publications and newspapers.

Company Information

D&B Global Business Browser- Profiles of public and private companies with links to current news, analyst reports on public companies, corporate structure and financials.

Thomson ONE- Analyst reports.  Requires Internet Explorer to access.


Factiva- Article database that includes news in twenty-two languages from thousands of news, business, and trade publications, newswires, and transcripts. Search publications by title, industry, geographic location, type, and language.

Film and Television Literature Full Text- Searchable database of articles on film and television theory, writing and production. Also includes interviews, entertainment reviews, and a film image collection.

Leading trade publications for the entertainment and publishing sectors:

Broadcasting & Cable
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Weekly magazine for the broadcast and cable television, radio, satellite, and interactive multimedia industries.

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VNU eMedia, Inc., published weekly
Keeps music and video retailers, radio programmers, and music fans up to date on what the public is buying.

Editor & Publisher
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Covers all aspects of the newspaper industry, including business, newsroom, advertising, circulation, marketing, technology, online and syndicates.

Hollywood Reporter
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Includes film, television, cable, music, interactive media, and home video. Delivers breaking news and solid in-depth stories plus box office grosses, TV ratings, video and music charts, and film and TV production charts.

Multichannel News
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Covers all the related fields of the cable television industry, including programming, pay per view, marketing and promotion, advertising sales, technology, operations, and policy.

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Covers film, television and cable, home video, music, new media, theater, and finance. Includes Nielsen's television ratings every Tuesday. Provides more analysis than Daily Variety.

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