Communication and Specialized Databases for COMM 407
- Academic Search Complete
Multidisciplinary database, good for any topic
This database combines two EBSCO databases, Communication and Mass Media Complete and Communication Abstracts, to provide access to over 500 core journals in all areas of communication and journalism..
Gender Studies Database
This is a broad database which includes books and journal articles. It covers all disciplines related to gender studies.
Race Relations Abstracts
Provides abstracts to articles and some full text articles about race and race relations in many areas of the social sciences (including mass media), health, law and legislation, and politics.
Social Science and Humanities Databases
Jstor contains all full text of a variety of digital backfiles of core scholarly journals in the social sciences. The database will contain articles up to the last 3-5 years and may be useful for older articles and studies/research in this area.
A collection of abstracts covering many international social issues including media, politics, business, law, beginning from 197.
- Project Muse
This is a collection of full-text humanities journals from 1995 to present.
This is the premier database for studies in Psychology and will include articles related to gender, communication, media influences, and communication theory.