Use books to find comprehensive and in-depth coverage of various topics, background information, and overviews of big topics, as well as book chapters on more specific topics.
The search box above will perform a basic keyword search. An advanced search will let you search by keyword, publication title, author, subject terms, or call number. Once you find a relevant book or two, look within those records for promising subject headings: click on one of them to perform a new search on that term to find more. Be sure to browse the shelves in the area where you find a promising book.
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Online Social Networks
Press - United States
Reporters and Reporting
Television Broadcasting of News
Browse the Shelves by Library of Congress Classifications: The following Library of Congress classifications may be useful when browsing in the O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library for books in Emerging Media, Journalism, and Strategic Communication:
J is Political science
P87-96 is Communcation and mass media
PN4699-PN5650 is Journalism and the periodical press
PN4775-4784 is Practical journalism and technique
PN1865-PN1999 covers Drama, including radio and television broadcasts