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Journalism and Mass Communication

A research guide for journalism students


Inter-Library Loan

We don't have the title you want? You can request it through our InterLibrary Loan form. You can request books or even submit a request for another library to scan an article that they have in print and send it to you via email.

Dont forget your local public library! Many public libraries participate in ILL, and can get you books and other items that they don't own!

Check out our brief Introduction to Interlibrary Loan on Vimeo.

Databases, Journals, and Articles

A database contains journals in which articles are published.  

  • To discover articles on topics of interest to you, search our databases - listed by subject here.  
  • If you need to find a specific article and you know the title of the journal in which it is published, search for it in Journal Finder

Articles: Scholarly vs Popular

N.B.: The library's website was updated January 2016 - all instructional videos feature the old site design when navigating sites that end in 

We are in the process of updating our instructional videos, but you may still find them useful for the information within.

Highlighted Research Databases