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Communication

Begin your research on communication, mass media, and related fields using the best indexes, databases, and reference works selected by the subject librarian.

Finding Library resources

There are several call number ranges for Scientific Communication located in several libraries. One call number range is Q 223 in Baker/Berry Library (Berry Level 4). Some of the Q's located in Kresge Library are also on Scientific Communication. There may also be other relevant material in other libraries. Always check the online catalog. Useful subject headings with which to search the online catalog:

You can find articles about Science Communication in many publications. We have several journals which look at the subject. You can use a specific database such as Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC).

Internet resource(s)

Keeping up with the journal literature

Want an easy way to keep up with the journal literature for all facets of Communication? And you use a mobile device? You can install the BrowZine app and create a custom Bookshelf of your favorite journal titles. Then you will get the Table of Contents (ToCs) of your favorite journals automatically delivered to you when they become available. Once you have the ToC's you can download and read the articles you want.

You can get the app from the App Store or Google Play.

Don't own or use a mobile device? You can still use BrowZine! It's now available in a web version. You can get to it here. The web version works the same way as the app version. Find the journals you like, create a custom Bookshelf, get ToCs and read the articles you want.