JOMC 701: Mass Communication Research Methods
Search for Scholarly Articles
- Academic Search Complete
Scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches. 1980s-present.
- Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
Articles in communication, mass media, and advertising. Coverage varies, but some back to early 1900s.
Scholarly articles in psychology, plus medicine, education, social science, & business. 1872-present.
search all three together (Academic Search Complete, CMMC, and PsycINFO)
- Web of Science (ISI)
Scholarly journal articles in the social sciences, including communication science (also hard science & arts & humanities). Excellent for citation searching. 1955- present.
Additional Sources for Scholarly Articles
Indexes scholarly journals and magazines in all areas of education, from early intervention (birth to age three), preschool, K-12 (public and private), and higher education. 1966-present.
- Sociological Abstracts
Scholarly journal articles about sociology and other social and behavioral sciences. 1963-present.
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