Database Finder Communication
Any of the general databases will be useful to Communication students. Lexis Nexis allows a search of full text transcripts of radio and television news shows. Newspaper Sourcehas regional, national and international newspapers as well as transcripts. Students may also like the following:
|Database:||Vendor (interface):||What you'll get:|
|America's Newspapers||NewsBank Inc.||Search current and archived state, national, and international full-text articles on issues, events, business, government and more with over 1,500 newspapers and other news sources including the Dallas Morning News (8/12/84-Current), Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (6/6/03-Current), and USA Today (7/1/87-Current).|
|Communications & Mass Media Collection||GaleGroup (Infotrac)||Over 100 journals focused on: advertising, public relations, literature, writing, and linguistics.|
|Opposing Viewpoints||Gale||Opposing Viewpoints features continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.|
For a list of websites on Communication topics, check the SPC Library's Webpage Finder.