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Key Databases

Suggested databases to search for scholarly sources.

  • Communication & Mass Media Complete  
    Provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index
  • Business Source Complete  
    Scholarly business database. Journals, financial data, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.
  • Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text  
    Indexing, abstracts, and full text for film, television, mass media and cultural studies journals and books.
  • JSTOR  
    A multidisciplinary database of full text non-current scholarly journals
  • PsycINFO  
    PsycINFO is an electronic bibliographic database that provides citations with abstracts to the scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences.
  • SocIndex with Full Text  
    SocINDEX with Full Text offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.
  • Google Scholar  
    Click here to connect to Morris Library's online resources via Google Scholar (login with Network ID/password).
  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers  
    Chicago Tribune (1849-1987), The Chicago Defender (1905-1975), The Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1993), and The New York Times (1851-2007).
  • EDGAR | Company Filings (SEC)
    Find SEC-mandated documents for public companies, including quarterly and annual reports.

Search in I-Share

Search books, journals, government documents, videos, DVDs, music CDs, and music scores.

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Cover Art
Big Social Mobile - David F. Giannetto
Call Number: 6th floor: HF5548.32 .G52 2014
ISBN: 9781137410399
Publication Date: 2015
Big Social Mobile shows that big data, along with social and mobile media, can improve enterprise performance significantly, but only when implemented in a holistic fashion. This book offers an integrative process that has helped a wide range of businesses enhance what has traditionally made them unique, resulting in transformative results.

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Understanding Communication Research Methods - Stephen M. Croucher; Daniel Cronn-Mills
Call Number: 5th Floor: P91.3 .C73 2015
ISBN: 9780415833103
Publication Date: 2015
This textbook prepares students to read and conduct research. Examining quantitative, qualitative, and critical research methods, the textbook helps students better grasp the theoretical and practical uses of method by clearly illustrating practical applications.

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Popularizing Research - Phillip Vannini
Call Number: 6th floor: H62 .P643 2012
ISBN: 9781433111815
Publication Date: 2012

Finding Theses and Dissertations

Dissertations and theses will often need to request via Interlibrary Loan.



Interlibrary Loan

Request items from around the world through Interlibrary Loan.

  • Interlibrary Loan
    If there's a book not in I-Share, we'll find it. If there's an article that says "We don't have this online," we will get it for you. Just sign up for an Interlibrary Loan account (click First-Time User). Request articles through "Request a Photocopy".
  • WorldCat  
    Worldwide catalog of library resources. See if it's in I-Share, SIU, or locate items to request via ILL.

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