COMS 321: Rhetorical Discourse: Overview

typing on a laptop (c) Esquire Magazine The following library and Internet resources are geared toward the research needs of CSUN Communication Studies majors taking COMS 321: Rhetorical Discourse.
  • Deciding which type of resource to use for research involves several factors, including assignment requirements, currency of the research topic, and the depth of coverage needed.
  • Periodical articles (magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and scholarly journals) are excellent sources of current and/or specific information for rhetorical writing.
  • Library databases allow you to search for keywords using And, Or, Not Logic to help you identify relevant articles.