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Television Genres: Basic information

This research guide points to resources on different genres shown on Television.

Keeping up with the journal literature

In the Library's collection

Television genres can be found in general books about Television under call numbers PN 1992.55 .T47 or PN 1992.3 .U5 located on Baker Level 4. However, always check the online catalog for a book's location.

Pioneers of Television

The Pioneers of Television first looked at memorable characters on television. They also looked at several genres on television. In their 4th season, they look at stand-up comics who made the transition to situation comedies, medical shows, comedic actors and those actors of color who smashed barriers.

Selected book titles