This guide is suggested for students of Rhetoric and Social Justice.
Communication Subject Guide - For more communication resources.
A full text database of unique and diverse publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas.
A comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
CQ Global Researcher
CQ Researcher offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.
Communication and Mass Media Complete Offers cover-to-cover (core) indexing and abstracts for over 300 journals.
Communication Abstracts Abstracts articles from journals, conference proceedings and hard-to-find documents. Includes scientific research and government policies.
ComAbstracts From the Communication Institute for Online Scholarship, this is a database of the abstracts of primary literature for communication studies.
Once you have identified a useful article, check to see whether it is available in full text from that database. You will see a link or an icon for an HTML or PDF version of the article (sometimes the full article is displayed below the abstract). If the article is not available in full text through that database, it may still be available through another vendor. Click the find it button to see if it is available. This will take you to the 360Link screen:
In addition to scholarly articles, books are another important avenue for scholarly publishing. You may also want to find a DVD to supplement your presentation.
See the results of an example search for recent books (past decade) on social justice and water issues.
Or, if you are looking for a video. Use the links on the right-hand side of the page to narrow the Format to DVD. For instance, here are videos concerning water supply that the library owns.
RefWorks is a Web-based software package designed to help you easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.
See the Library Guide to Refworks for more information.
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