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CoJo 111: Intro to Communication & Journalism: Broad Issues Resources

A Library Research Guide for CoJo 111: Introduction to Communication and Journalism

Good resources to start your Information Gathering Process

Biography Resources

Broad Issues Resources

The databases below provide excellent background information on many social issues and topics. Each can also help you get more familiar with the topic you're researching.Full-text.

Pew


Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. They conduct public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other data-driven social science research. They do not take policy positions.

An incredibly valuable resource, the Pew Research Center provides information about issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world.

General Reference Sources

Online Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

U.S. Govt.

MN Govt.