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Theories of Mass Communication (20-320): Home

What's in this guide?


  • Recommended search engines for locating journal articles, especially Communication Source from EBSCOhost
  • Use the search builder to create your article search request.

Recommended Journals

  • Search journals individually


  • Sample articles in various subjects, including mass media

Journal article sections

  • Descriptions of scholarly research article sections that help answer the assignment areas. Includes infographic about Understanding journal articles.

Citing - APA Style

  • Examples of references and in text citations
  • Links to printed style manuals on reserve at Library Services Desk

Tables, graphs, charts

  • Locate relevant books, ebooks, and video about using and interpreting visual data 

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  • Ask for research help at the Library Services Desk, using chat, email, phone
  • Email any one of the librarians for a research appointment tailored to your paper

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