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Journalism & Mass Communications: Find Books

This guide provides resources for research in Journalism & Mass Communications.

Online Reference Books

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Useful Search Terms

Try these Search Terms in the Library Catalog:

New media (try also new journalism)

Online journalism  

Radio journalism

Television journalism

Broadcast journalism

Television broadcasting of news

Production and direction

Social aspects and journalism

Influence and journalism

Economic aspects and journalism

History and journalism

Political aspects and journalism

Objectivity and Weblogs

Press and politics

Reporters ands reporting

Journalists and biography

Press influence

Newspaper reading

Women in journalism

Journalism and writing (use journalism and authorship)

Newspaper layout and typography

Interviewing in journalism

Mass media

Minorities and press coverage

 Sports journalism

Browse the Stacks

Use the following Call Number ranges to browse the Library shelves.

"P" call numbers are located on the 3rd Level of the Thomas Cooper Library.

PN4699-5650 Journalism. The periodical press, etc.
PN4775-4784 Technique. Practical journalism
PN4825-4830 Amateur journalism
PN4832-4836 Magazines and other periodicals
PN4840-5648 By region or country
PN5650 The Jewish press
PN4735-4748 Relation to the state. Government and the press. Liberty of the press

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