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COMM 450 - Senior Seminar
This guide is for sections of Communication & Theatre Senior Seminar
Why search here? You need overviews of various communication topics, with leads for additional sources.
What's included? 279 bibliographies on individual topics, written by scholars. Each includes a one-paragraph introduction, several paragraphs of commentary on sub-topics, and 50-150 citations for further study.
More than 3500 entries covering all aspects of interpersonal, mass, and networked communication, including digital and mobile media, advertising, journalism, social media, and nonverbal communication.
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If there are one or two chapters that are helpful, use the Request Item option and change to the article/chapter tab to request specific parts of a book be scanned (note: the amount is generally limited to 1-2 chapters, due to copyright).
Request the entire item through interlibrary loan - a copy will be sent to campus for you to pick up from one of the libraries
Work with a librarian to talk about other ways we might be able to help.
Why search here? You want to read graduate student dissertations and theses on a topic - often giving you extensive bibliographies, and occasionally cutting edge research on new topics.
What's included? Index of doctoral dissertations and some master's theses from most North American and many European colleges and universities. Starts in 1743. Full text is available for over 1 million, mostly since 1996.