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PWR 2LSA: Writing about Cities: View media (news, films, images)

Tips for finding resources related to writing about cities


Newspaper and News Sources

Comprehensive list of news databases at Stanford Libraries.



Proquest News database

Proquest News database



Kanopy is a video database. After signing in with your SUNet ID, you can view movies from all over the world, including documentaries, dramas, and science-fiction about cities.

Metropolis (1927 film)


Library of Congress

The U.S. Library of Congress offers public access to a wide range of digital images, including historical and contemporary photos of cities.


Library of Congress_San Francisco Photos