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  • Communication Studies 301
  • http://youtu.be/Rvuae0Y-Spg
  • Select a socially relevant artifactBackground Major ThemesInformationGenre synonyms related terms
  • Scholarly and popularthe difference is the content! Movie review vs. Film criticismSpeech in the news vs. Speech analysis Book review vs. Literary criticism Music review vs. music criticism
  • Narrows a search Both terms appear in same recordAND Terms have different meanings example: infidelity AND culture Broadens a search Either term may appear in recordOR Terms have similar meanings example: adultery OR cheating
  • Can look for multiple endings of a word or pluralsasterisk punk* punk, punks, punker, punk rock, punk music“Q” Allows you to specify how close you want your terms to appear in the record ProximityPhrase Searching online w1 interaction within ONE word “online interaction”
  • Scholarly 5publications ways to tell it’s a Rhetoric Article Does not follow a standard format Published in an academic journal Contains words like: analysis, representations, rhetoric, hegemony, popular culture, critique References are not all academic Uses MLA citation style
  • Depending on your artifact it Things to might not haveremember when scholarly research researching Think outside Rhetoric the box! USE YOUR TEXTBOOK!!!!!!Review the steps for finding a print citation Citation Hunt (Brock Library)
  • Communication & Mass Media complete Communication Studies Database
  • Film ResearchHumanities and Social Sciences Index Retrospective Film Literature Index (1976-2001) Film Literature Index (1973 to date PRINT)
  • Music Databases Music IndexRILM Abstracts of Music Literature
  • Social Significance Socio-political sources American history and life Historical Abstracts JSTOR Gender Watch Project Muse
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  • Citing with EBSCOHOST Click here to get the APA Citation formatted
  • Citing with EBSCOHOST
  • Interlibrary services If We Don’t Own It Takes 3-5 days Electronic Delivery! For journal articles & books Library password required 9/16/2008
  • Citing sources OWL Purdue MLA Style This page provides links to a variety of online examples of citing in both MLA and APA stylesCiting Youtube Videos in MLA StyleThis site is maintained by Cal Berkeley and tellsyou how to cite videos you find online
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