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COMM 300 - Principles of Communication: Home

The library guide supporting the Communication 300 Class: Principles of Communication

About This Guide....

This research guide is intended to support students in the COMM 200 - Principles of Communication course offered by the Portland State University Department of Communication. Use the tabs above to navigate to the following pages:

Getting Started- Learn how to kick-start your paper by focusing on your topic and finding great starting points.

Literature Review: An Overview - Resources and tips on building your literature review.

Articles & Databases - Find links to article citations and the actual articles.  Also learn what kinds of articles are appropriate for your paper.

Books - How to find books and book chapters online and in print.

Communication Journals - List of important scholarly journals in communication and related disciplines.

Understanding & Managing Citations - Resources on reading, creating and interpreting citations to locate articles or build a reference list..

Using the PSU Library Catalog

This tutorial on searching the catalog provides information about its search features while you are actually using the catalog.

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Library DIY: Research Help When You Need It!

Do you have a research question? Try Library DIY, find answers to your research questions!

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Contact

Linda Absher

Professor, Humanities & Social Sciences Librarian
absherl@pdx.edu

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