Scholarly Associations and Societies
The AAUP is the main union for university professors.
Asian Cinema Studies Society
An association for individuals and institutions concerned with the preservation of moving images
MeCCSA is the subject association for the field of Media, Communication and Cultural Studies in UK Higher Education and membership is open to all teachers and researchers teaching and researching these subjects in universities and colleges of higher education.
Mediapede is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving and extending the study and understanding of communications media worldwide.
Founded in 1883, the Modern Language Association (MLA) of America provides opportunities for its members to share their scholarly findings and teaching experiences with colleagues and to discuss trends in the academy. Also publishes a style guide.
Formerly the Speech Communication Association.
Dedicated to preserving the moving image history of northern New England, Northeast Historic Film is an archives, a theater, and study center located in Bucksport, Maine. We are a leader in preserving and promoting the historical value of home movies, safeguarding and making available one of the largest collections of amateur film in North America. We offer a free video lending library for members, plus a catalog of Videos of Life in New England.
The Association of Electronic Journalists
For educators and scholars in the disciplines of film, television, and new media. With UFVA, one of the principal academic film/TV organizations in North America. Formerly known as the Society for Cinema Studies (SCS).
An organization for film and TV educators.