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Resources from the SVA Librry and beyond for Animation, including magazines, journals, databases, and books.


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Library Resources

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Movies, Scripts & Streaming

The SVA Library owns over 20,000 film titles on DVD and Blu-ray, including a large selection of animated films.

The library also has well over 1,000 unpublished shooting film scripts, which appear in various draft stages and sometimes include annotations from the writer. Our main book collection also has a large collection of commercially published scripts.

All can be searched from the Library homepage or here:


Magazines and Journals

Magazines and journals are great sources for current and historical information.  For articles on film and animation, it’s best to start with these indexes:


The following is a list of magazines and journals on animation and related fields available at the SVA Library:

Animation Magazine
Computer Graphics World (CGW)
Computer Arts
Entertainment Weekly
Journal of Popular Film & Television
Rue Morgue


*DVD periodicals

Finding Reviews

Reviews in the Library:

Looking for an original review of an older movie? Check the index of the collections below, or look up the release date in a source like to locate reviews:


Film Reviews through eResources: