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Communication Studies: Reference Sources

Oxford Bibliographies Online

Oxford Bibliographies Online

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Nearly 300 encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

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Communication Yearbook
27+ volumes

An annual publication with state-of-the-art reviews of research. Useful to determine key issues in contemporary communications research.

Call Number:
Ref P87 .C5974

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Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Encyclopedic Dictionary of Semiotics, Media, and Communications

Defines jargon and technical terms in semiotics, media analysis, and communication studies.

Call Number:
Ref P87.5 .D36 2000

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Language and Communication: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia

Covers both Western and non-Western uses of language in communication. Some articles have short bibliographies.

Call Number:
Ref P29 .F47 1988

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Women in Communication: A Biographical Sourcebook

Essays about the lives and accomplishments of women in communication studies. Most are still active in the profession.

Call Number:
Ref P94.5 .W65 W667 1996

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Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Key Concepts in Communication and Cultural Studies

Defines communication and media terms for students who are new to the subject.

Call Number:
Ref P90 .K457 1994

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Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

International Encyclopedia of Communications
4 volumes

Looks at communication systems, modes, behavior, and effects; and tries to summarize concepts in an accessible way.

Call Number:
Ref P87.5 .I5 1989

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor