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Creative Scriptwriting: MSP 4796

Research help for finding, evaluating, using source material to inform, enhance, and develop aspects of your creative writing, such as people, places and things.

Cities, Regions, States, Countries, Planets


Footage of Places & People

video camera

Maps & Images (Artwork & Photographs)


Maps and images are great sources of inspiration for creative writers because they can:

  • show changes in a neighborhood over time
  • identify specific buildings, companies, homes, individuals, etc.
  • reveal old geographic landmarks, old street names, etc.
  • show details regarding what neighborhoods, buildings, and individuals looked like during specific periods of time