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Creative Media Production (HE): Books

Here you can find some useful books if you are studying an HE course in Creative Media production

The Key books sections shows some books that will be useful for your course and New books shows some of the recent additions to our collection. Click on them to see them in the catalogue to find out more details about them or see if they are available to borrow.

These aren't all the books in the Library,  if you are interested in something else you can use the catalogue  to search  for what your are interested in. The books are arranged in the Library using Dewey Decimal Classification. This is a number sequence from 000-999, with each subject having it own number, so all the book on the same subject should be near each other.  See below to see the important numbers for Creative Media Production.

Whilst social distancing measures are in place to help everyone stay safe we ask that you do not take books off the shelves, if you find a book you want please ask at the Library Desk.

Alternately you can request a book in advance in person, by phone or using the Library Catalogue, find out how here.

The Library catalogue has Reading Lists for some of the modules on your course. Choose one  of the modules below to see all the books the Library has from that list.

Camera and lighting tech for moving image production Career Development  Development and techniques of film and video editing Director for moving image production
Documentary production for moving image Fiction production for moving image Music Video Production Practical Skills for Moving Image
producer for moving image production Project Design Radio Magazine Show Special Subject Investigation
Use the Library Catalogue to

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key print books

Documentary storytelling



194 BAR

Digital film making



778.535 FIG

Cutting rhythms



778.535 PEA

In the blink of an eye



778.535 MUR

The sound handbook



778.5534 CRO

How to watch a movie



791.43015 THO

Behind the scenes



791.430232 BYR

Beyond the bottom lines



791.430232 BEY

Art of dramatic writing



808.2 EGR

Useful e-books

Cutting Rhythms
Technique of Film Editing

Finding books in the Library

These are the main shelf marks numbers for books on Creative Media

If you are unsure where to find a specific title you can always ask at the Library Information Desk  or search the Library Catalogue. 

Shelf Mark


302.23 Media
306 Culture
700 Art
741.60285 Digital Graphic Design
777 Cinematography
777.55 Editing
777.7 Motion Graphics
780 Music
791.43 Film Studies
791.4301 Film Theory
791.4302 Film Making
791.4309 History of Film
791.430233 Producing
791.430233 Direction
791.44 Radio
791.45 Television
808.23 Scriptwriting
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