COMM 3300: Rhetorical Criticism

Useful Databases for Rhetorical Criticism

Communication

Communication & Mass Media Complete
Locate journal articles on communication and mass media studies.

History

America: History & Life
Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada, on topics covering 1450-present. Includes coverage  of regional history journals like the Georgia Historical Quarterly.

Historical Abstracts
Index and abstracts to articles on world history 1450 to present (excluding U.S. and Canada).

News

LexisNexis Academic
Domestic and foreign newspapers, magazines, trade journals, wire services, transcripts, and more.

Factiva
Full-text U.S. and foreign newspapers, magazines, trade journals transcripts, newswires, and more. Note: Only 19 simultaneous users allowed.

Georgia News Sources

Biography

American National Biography
Biographies of people important in American history. Search by name, occupation, or other criteria.

Biography and Genealogy Master Index
Index to many biographical dictionaries. Search index by name, and find dictionaries by title in GIL, the UGA Libraries' catalog.

African American Biographical Database
Biographical sketches with photographs and illustrations. Search profiles to find people by occupation.

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Biographies of people important in British history. Search by name, occupation, or other criteria.

Who's Who on the Web
Includes current Who's Who in America volumes and Who Was Who in America. Search by name, occupation, or other criteria.

Multidisciplinary Databases

Search the library catalog and 90+ databases at the same time.
Find popular and scholarly articles on a variety of subjects.
Search across scholarly literature in multiple disciplines.
(Note: To connect to content the library provides for free, go to Scholar Preferences -> Library Links and search for UGA.)
Access to back issues (from the date of first publication) of selected, core journals. Primarily older articles (5+ years old), with some current holdings.
Full text archive of articles on literature and criticism, history, art, and social sciences.
Last Update: August 31, 2011 08:49