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Movies at Fondren Library

Add or change Genre limiters to find more movies!

Let's say you want to watch a movie, but you don't know exactly what you want. So you decide to browse the "action" group..

Browsing by Genre

You see that you retrieved hundreds titles.

Hundreds of results

To refine your selection, click "more" in the Genre limiter on the left column. "Genre" terms are brief descriptions of what a movie is about.

Genre List

By default, the genre terms with the most films are listed first. You can also sort them in alphabetical order.

Sorting the genres.

Let's say you sorted by alphabetical order, as shown above. Notice two things:

  1. You initially selected "action", but there are two other action genre terms: "action and adventure films", and "action and adventure television programs". You may want to select those too, in order to browse through all the action films and TV shows.
  2. You initially selected "action", but after looking at all the available genre terms, you may change your mind. If at this point you want to browse the 179 "animated films" instead, just de-select "action" and select "animated films" instead. It's that easy.

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