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COMM 450 - Presidential Rhetoric (Klinger)

This guide is for Geoff Klinger's Fall 2020 course.

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WorldCat Discovery  (examples: presidential rhetoric / Obama and rhetoric)

This video demonstrates using WorldCat Discovery to find books, along with narrowing to ebooks

Communication & Mass Media Complete (search example: Qanon)

This video demonstrates using Communication & Mass Media Complete, along with:

  • Choosing keywords (including "or" options to get at different options)
  • Narrowing and broadening searches
  • Adding in Academic Search Complete to get more results
  • Using the FindIt button to find full-text 

Music Periodicals Database: (search example - bruce springsteen and activism/politics)

Citation Management with Zotero

This video will show you the magic of using Zotero (a freeware tool you can download online) to help you download citations directly from databases, organize them, and magically import them into Word/Google Docs in proper citation style. 

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