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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Animation Study Guide: History of Animation

A critical look at the world of animation..

Early motion photography by Esdweard Muybridge (1830-1904)

Classic Animation

Online Indexes



Subject Search Terms

To find texts about history and criticism relating to animation, go into our library catalog, select Advanced Search, and choose "Subject" "is (exact)" any of these terms:

  • Animation (Cinematography) 
  • Animated films -- History and criticism
  • Animated films