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Spartan Search: Books & More
Browse Call Numbers
Venture into the stacks on the lower level and browse the shelves. Check the tables of contents and indexes to see if a book has information on your topic.
Common Call Numbers
- 302.2 Communication
- 302.23 Media (Means of communication)
- 302.231 Digital media
- 302.232 Print media
- 302.234 Motion pictures, radio, television
- 303.482 Intercultural communication
Dictionary of Media and Communication Studies by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2015
A gateway into the study of intercultural communication, public relations and marketing communications, this edition provides a detailed compendium of the different facets of personal, group, mass-media and internet communication that continues to be a vital source of information for all those interested in how communication affects our lives.
Encyclopedia of Communication Theory by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2009
Provides students and researchers with a comprehensive two-volume overview of contemporary communication theory. More than 300 entries address topics related not only to paradigms, traditions, and schools, but also metatheory, methodology, inquiry, and applications and contexts.
Encyclopedia of New Media by
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2002
More than 250 in-depth entries that place new communication technology, multimedia, entertainment and e-commerce within their social context.
Searching EBSCO Databases:
After clicking on Academic Search Complete, all recommended EBSCO databases* (so marked) can be searched simultaneously by clicking "Choose Databases," checking the box next to the database name and clicking OK.
Academic Search Complete*
This multi-disciplinary, full-text database provides full-text journal coverage for nearly all academic areas of study as well as nearly 4,000 full-text scholarly publications.
Business Source Complete*
Full-text from scholarly journals and trade publications covering all areas of business, including marketing, management, accounting, banking, finance, and more.
Communication & Mass Media Complete*
Full-text, indexing and abstracts for many top communication journals covering all related disciplines, including media studies, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse.
Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text*
Full-text and bibliographic coverage from scholarly and popular sources, spanning the entire spectrum of film and television studies.
Films on Demand - Communication Collection
Instructional videos, documentary films, and expert presentations cover advertising, digital media, film, journalism, interpersonal communication, and more.
Google Scholar is a specialized Google search allowing users to narrow results to scholarly literature including articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions. Some resources are directly accessible on the internet, while others are available through library databases and interlibrary loan.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Opposing viewpoints on controversial social issues. Includes newspaper, magazine, and academic journal articles, as well as audio and video.
Points of View Reference Center*
Articles presenting multiple sides of controversial issues.
Compilation of 5,000+ public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, and interviews, including the top 100 most significant political speeches of the 20th century.
Center for Media Literacy
Resources for promoting and supporting media literacy education.
Articles and chapters available for download from the Intercultural Development Research Institute focus on constructivist approaches to intercultural topics.
PR Web - Resources
Articles, white papers, webinars and videos designed for PR professionals.
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Communication & Society
Covers a wide variety of communication topics including journalism studies, advertising, public relations, broadcast and film studies, political communication, ethics, media history, communication policy, political economy and new media.
Communication, Culture & Critique
An international forum for critical research in communication, media, and cultural studies.
Original articles and book reviews concerning linguistic and communications theories.
ETC: A Review of General Semantics
Articles in the field of general semantics, new developments, academic studies, theory, practice, humor, insights and book reviews.
Journal of Communication
Articles and book reviews examining a broad range of issues in communication theory, research, practice and policy.
Media and Communication
An international open access journal dedicated to a wide variety of basic and applied research in communication and its related fields.
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