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COJO326: Communication in Popular Culture: Social Issues & Background Resources

A Library Resource Guide for CoJo 326: Communication in Popular Culture, Dr. Armada

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Important and useful resources for researching background information on your topics and "building" context

Biographical Resources

            

Background Information 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 Research


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.

Online Reference

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias -- Full Text