COMM 457: Communication Theory

Finding Articles

Communication and Mass Media (EBSCO)
Offers full text for over 200 titles and contains citation coverage for additional sources.

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Our largest scholarly, multi-disciplinary database. Note: I found many "false-hits" when doing keyword searches.

Wiley Online Library
Includes full-text articles for Communication, Culture & Critique (2008-present) and Communication Theory (1997-present).

SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO)
Most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. Its extensive scope and content provide users with a wealth of extremely useful information encompassing the broad spectrum of sociological study." Note: I found International publications and cross-cultural studies.

PsycINFO_EBSCO
The Premier database for psychology.


Finding Books

Credo Reference

Gale eBooks

Library Catalog: Olivet's online catalog

Illinois Catalog (I-Share): shared catalog of 85+ libraries in Illinois.

World Catalog (WorldCat): Check the holdings or request books from libraries across the U.S. and from other nations

Suggested Library of Congress Subject Headings to use when searching in the catalogs above:

Communication in marketing
Communication in organizations
Communication-philosophy
Discourse analysis
Interpersonal communication
Mass media
Narration (Rhetoric)

This web page was reviewed on 6/18/2020. This web page was created by Jasmine Cieszynski, Instructional Services. The content of the page was updated by Jasmine Cieszynski, Instructional Services, on 7/16/2018.