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CoJo 100: Public Speaking Nettleton: Background & Reference

A Library Resource Guide for CoJo 100: Public Speaking, Prof. Pam Nettleton, J-Term 2019

Speech Resources

These are excellent resources to find texts of speeches:

Vital Speeches of the Day is a journal accessible via a number of our databases. It provides access to full-text speeches given between 1934 to the present. Search Vital Speeches in CLICSearch to get to the online content.

Biographical Information

Online Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Background resources for broader topics (definitions of terms, topics, etc):

Background Resources

The resources below contain opposing views, in-depth reports on a variety of social issues, and more (full-text):