A guide to research in the RTD program.
Last Updated: Jul 2, 2014
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Check out these authoritative resources for scholarly articles and more.
- Communication Abstracts
Communication Abstracts is a comprehensive source of information about communication-related publications on a world-wide scale.
- Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
Film & Television Literature Index is an indexing and abstracting database for publications in the areas of film and television. It contains full text for more than 100 journals, and 100 books. In addition, Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text includes Variety movie reviews from 1914 to the present and over 36,300 images from the MPTV Image Archive. It is intended for use by both film scholars and the general public.
- Filmakers library Online
A collection of award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum presenting points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.
- 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 and Mass Media Articles Index.
- SocIndex with Full Text
SocINDEX with Full Text offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.
- Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete is a scholarly business database, providing the ultimate collection of bibliographic and full text content.includes financial data, books, conference proceedings, case studies, industry reports, market research, and more.
- LexisNexis Academic Search
LexisNexis Academic provides searchable access to a comprehensive spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600 sources, selected to meet academic research needs, including broadcast transcripts.
For unpublished research from SIU and other colleges and universities. Order unavialable dissertations and theses via ILL.
- Dissertations and Theses Abstracts
Abstracts of 2 million dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present. Preview 20-25 pages of the work and then order through SIU interlibrary loan for free.
- Dissertations & Theses @ Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Provides electronic versions of dissertations and theses from Southern Illinois University Carbondale AFTER Spring 2005. Print copies from BEFORE Spring 2005 are shelved by academic department on the 4th floor of Morris Library.
OpenSIUC is an institutional repository offering permanent, reliable,and free access to research and scholarly material produced at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Check out these Open Access projects and journals.
Research Guides like this one for a specific course.