Subject Guide - Communications


Selected Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

The broadcast communications dictionary
HQBROWN Reference     PN1990.4 D5 1978

International encyclopedia of communications
HQBROWN Reference     P87.5 .I5 1989

Online Reference Resources

EBSCO eBook Collection [off-campus]
Electronic books (ebooks) with an imprint earlier than 2005 on many academic subjects. This collection was formerly known as NetLibrary.

Indexes & Abstracts/Online Databases


Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature
HQBROWN Reference     AI 3 .R48

Social Sciences Index
HQBROWN Reference     AI 3 .S61


Communication & Mass Media Complete [off-campus]
Index, abstracts, and full text for journals in communication and mass media.

Film & Television Literature Index [off-campus]
Index and abstracts of articles related to film and television.

Academic Search Complete [off-campus]
Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.

LexisNexis Academic [off-campus]
Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information.

Social Sciences Citation Index
Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

Images and Digital Media

Educational Films and Documentaries

Full-length educational films and documentaries on many subjects.

Web Resources

Encyclopedia of TV (1st Ed.)
Provided by the Museum of Broadcast Communications.
Provided by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism. The site feature briefings, reports, and resources for journalists.