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About This Guide
This resource guide was designed to assist you with locating good sources of information on communication studies.
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Table of Contents
Includes databases with journal articles on communication.
Includes information on finding books.
Includes e-book sources and selected e-books on communication.
Provides links to websites, books, e-books about statistics.
Includes associations and websites.
Includes streaming videos on communication. Gives tips for giving a speech.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Research and reference resource for journals in communication, mass media and other closely-related fields of study. Both full-text articles and abstracts.
Communication Topic Page
Communication is a social process that requires the participation of two or more persons. It involves the human ability to use abstract concepts in order to affect the actions and thinking of other individuals.
Journals, news, e-books, videos, and reports on communication.
E-books on the philosophy of communication.
Includes articles, books, e-books, and videos.
Articles, books, news, and videos on public speaking.
Developing Your Topic
Tutorial in developing your topic. Includes understanding the assignment, develop your topic, generate search terms, find background information, and narrow or broaden the topic.
Topic Finder in Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Find new topics and keywords In the a wheel or tile visual search.
This tool takes the titles, subjects, and approximately the first 100 words from a subset of your top results and feeds them into an algorithm. Keywords shown in the graphics are those found most often in the text with your search term.
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Provides information on citing with MLA, APA, Chicago/Turabian, other styles, and citation managers.
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This guide was created by Lucia D'Agostino and updated by Vandy Evermon. It is a major and minor under the Language and Communication Studies department. If you have any questions, contact Vandy at firstname.lastname@example.org.