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This guide will provide Communication students with information related to Communication, Mass Media & Journalism

eBooks for Background Info

GVRL and Credo are excellent fulltext online databases for finding foundational background information. They contain articles from specialized encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Credo Reference

Google Books

Search Google books.

This is a free service but not all content is available

Google Book Search

Copy Machines

You can make copies for 10 cents a page (cash only).

Copy machines are located on each floor.

Reference or Background Information

Reference books can be used for background information. Print reference books are located on the 2nd floor of the main library in front of the reference desk.