Communication Databases

Communication Databases

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Communication Source Research database contains content in subject areas of communication, rhetoric and discourse, media studies, linguistics, and speech-language pathology. Provides full-text of over 800 journals, indexes over 1,000 titles, and allows searching by subject. Includes content from academic journals, conference proceedings and papers, trade journals, and magazines. 1915 - Present Articles, eBooks
MLA (Modern Language Association) International Bibliography Citations from >6,500 sources. Journals, Monographs, Papers, Conference Proceedings on Language, Literature, Linguistics, & Folklore. 1926 - Present Articles, Biographies, eBooks
Oxford Very Short Introductions **Single user platform** Please close out of browser session when done. Collection of over 500 ebook titles providing concise introductions to topics across a wide range of subject areas, including the Arts and Humanities, Science and Mathematics, Social Sciences, Law, and Medicine and Health. Each title is written by experts in the field, and presents a big picture of the topic as well as a more detailed discussion of key controversies, influential people, and new directions and ideas. Factual content is supplemented with analysis to help place the topic in a broader context. 2000-Present eBooks, Reference/Dictionaries/Encyclopedias
Pacific Northwest Regional Newspaper and Periodical Index Citations from hundreds of newspapers and periodicals as well as monographs, theses, dissertations, scrapbooks, pamphlets and other ephemera dealing with all aspects of life in Seattle, Washington state and the Pacific Northwest from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. 1936 - Present eBooks, News
ProQuest Central Provides access to databases across all major subject areas, including business, health and medical, social sciences, arts and humanities, education, science and technology, and religion. The collection includes thousands of full-text scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, dissertations, working papers, and market reports all together on a single platform. Articles, Company/Industry Information, News, Theses/Dissertations
Statista With Statista, you can access the most relevant and important statistics and studies gathered by market researchers, trade organizations, scientific publications, and government sources on over 600 industries. Various Data/Statistics

Databases With Communication Resources:

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Academic OneFile Peer-reviewed, full-text articles, citations and abstracts from journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. 1980 - Present Articles, Biographies, eBooks, Images/Photos, News, Reference/Dictionaries/Encyclopedias, Videos
Academic Search Complete Multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,600 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,500 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications, including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full-text titles in searchable PDF format. Cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals. Broad subject coverage. 1887 - Present Articles, Biographies, eBooks, Images/Photos, News, Reference/Dictionaries/Encyclopedias, TRAILS consortium logo
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) is the finding tool for electronic and print publications from the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the U.S. government. These publications make up the National Bibliography of U.S. Government Publications. The CGP contains descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. 1976 - Present Government Documents, Legal
Ebook Central Academic Complete Non-fiction e-book titles from leading academic publishers. eBooks, Reference/Dictionaries/Encyclopedias
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) Search and view the full text of eBooks. eBooks, Reference/Dictionaries/Encyclopedias
Independent Voices Digitized collection of U.S. newspapers, journals and magazines published by alternative presses from the 1950s through 2015, with an emphasis on titles published through the end of the 20th century. Includes material produced by feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Hispanics, LGBT activists, the extreme right-wing press, and alternative literary magazines. 1951-2015 Articles, Images/Photos, Primary Sources
JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, V, VII; Life Sciences Periodical articles in almost 1000 scholarly journals. 1665 - Present Articles
Opinion Archives Complete archives, full text of Harpers Magazine, Dissent, The New Yorker, The New Republic, The Nation, Commentary, NACLA, Commonweal, American Spectator, National Review, The Progressive, The Weekly Standard, Moment, The Washington Monthly, Orion, The New Leader and The New York Review of Books. 1850 - Present Articles, News
Project Muse-Basic College Collection Full-text access to 140 scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. 1963 - Present Articles
ProQuest Central Provides access to databases across all major subject areas, including business, health and medical, social sciences, arts and humanities, education, science and technology, and religion. The collection includes thousands of full-text scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, dissertations, working papers, and market reports all together on a single platform. Articles, Company/Industry Information, News, Theses/Dissertations

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American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955 Comprehensive index of over 93,000 doctoral dissertations accepted by American Universities from 1933-1955. 1933 - 1955 Theses/Dissertations
Center for Research Libraries The Center for Research Libraries makes available approximately five million publications, archives, and collections and one million digital resources to its member libraries to supplement their own humanities, science, and social science holdings. CRL materials can be obtained for extended loan periods and at no cost by users affiliated with member libraries. Last year, 92 percent of the CRL's interlibrary loan requests were sent by two-day express within one business day, and 90 percent of copies were delivered within one business day as well. CRL resources include: * 6,500 international newspapers, many dating to the 1700s-the largest collection of circulating newspapers in North America * 4,500 U.S. newspapers, many dating to the colonial era, including 2,000 ethnic titles * Foreign journals rarely held in U.S. libraries * More than 800,000 dissertations * Area Studies: major microform and paper collections from Africa, Latin America, Middle East, Europe, Asia, Southeast Asia, and many other areas. 1700 - Present Articles, Images/Photos, News, Primary Sources, Theses/Dissertations
IngentaConnect Content from over 250 publishers, with an aggregated database of over 13,500 publications and over 4.5 million articles, including both journals and eBooks. Very little full text content available for free. Others are available through document delivery for a fee. Various Articles, eBooks
Oxford English Dictionary The OED is the definitive record of the English language, featuring 600000 words, 3 million quotations, and over 1000 years of English. Various eBooks, Reference/Dictionaries/Encyclopedias
ProQuest Central Provides access to databases across all major subject areas, including business, health and medical, social sciences, arts and humanities, education, science and technology, and religion. The collection includes thousands of full-text scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, dissertations, working papers, and market reports all together on a single platform. Articles, Company/Industry Information, News, Theses/Dissertations