Top Resources

Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCO)
Some full-text. Provides articles in areas related to communication and mass media.

Communication & Mass Media Collection (Gale)
Full-text. A collection of more than 250 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field; covers advertising and public relations, linguistics, and literature from 1980 to present.

ComAbstracts: Citations and abstracts only. Includes more than 28,000 article and book abstracts and bibliographic records from the professional literature of the communication field.
 
More Electronic Resources
Academic Search Complete: full text for more than 4,650 journals in nearly every area of academic study.

CQ Researcher: weekly, in-depth reports on current issues in the news.

Credo Reference: reference books: encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, covering everything from art to accountancy and literature to law and journalism.

Sage Journals Online: Communication Studies, Criminology, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and Urban Studies & Planning. 
Communication Studies Librarian
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tracy.scharn@oit.edu
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APA Style
APA Style Guide from OWL
The OWL at Purdue has an excellent guide to using the APA style, including creating citations, formating your paper/project, and more. 
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