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Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons

Professor Fyfe ENL 110 Fall 2021

Research Sources for the Rhetorical and Genre Analysis Final Project

Finding Lists of Music Documentaries

  • Search Google to identify top documentaries on musicians, music genres, bands, etc. 
  • Music documentaries are available in various places: YouTube, Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, Vimeo, etc.
  • For example:

Google search for hip hop documentaries:


I selected DJ 9 Classic Hip-Hoop Documentaries to Watch Online Now:

  • These are screen shots of individual titles:


  • YouTube is a good source for music documentaries as this search shows:

Films on Demand (Library Database)

  • The Films on Demand database includes documentaries about musicians, musical genres, and bands. 
  • Search for a specific name or genre in the top search box. 
    • Films on Demand will suggest ways to modify your search.
  • For example: