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Reference Sources

Reference materials are helpful starting places :

  • For general and background information about a topic, person, place, or an event
  • To generate research ideas
  • To help focus a topic
  • For more resources that provide bibliographies – which will lead to additional books and articles

Reference Sources - Multidisciplinary

Communications Reference Sources


Communications and Social Science Reference Sources - IN PRINT

Encyclopedia of communication theory  (Reference P87.5 .E499 2009)
Encyclopedia of communication and information (Reference P87.5 .E53 2001)
Encyclopedia of media and communication (Reference P87.5 .E55 2013)
Encyclopedia of rhetoric (Reference PN172.E52 2001)
International encyclopedia of the social sciences (Reference H40.A2 I5 2008)
International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences (Reference H41 .I58 2001)
Encyclopedia of propaganda (Reference HM263.E53 1998)
Encyclopedia of social theory (Reference HM425.E53 2006)  

Encyclopedia of political communication (Reference JA85 .E64 2008)
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