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Television Genres

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

In the Library's collections

To find books and other resources about documentary television programs, use the subject heading "documentary television programs". This subject heading will lead you to both the actual programs and books about the programs.

Introductory reading(s)

Selected book titles

Finding articles & journals

Articles and other writings about documentaries made for television can be found in many publications. Our collection does not include a magazine or journal title which looks exclusively at documentary television. You can use Film & Television Literature Index to find articles or use the search box at the top of the page.

Selected program titles

Find more television documentary programs in the Library's collections.