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Urban Studies: View media (news, films, images)

This is a library guide page to resources on Urban Studies topics


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