COMS 356: Intercultural Communication Research: Reference Resources

In addition to the brief list of titles provided below, to find reference books on a specific topic, search the  Library Catalog using  keywords along with the words (encyclopedia* or dictionar* or handbook*).  For example:

  • mexican american* and (encyclopedia* or dictionar* or handbook*)
  • intercultural and (encyclopedia* or dictionar* or handbook*)

Note: Any title with "Learning Commons" is shelved in the Learning Commons, main floor, Oviatt Library. Titles with links are ebooks and available online.


Africana Studies Databases

Armenian Studies Research Guide 

Asian American Studies Research Guide

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim world.

Encyclopedia of religious and spiritual development

Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America. 

Jewish Studies Research Guide 

Encyclopedia of world cultures.  A supplement is also available.

LGBT Youth Issues Today : A Reference Handbook

National Center on Deafness Resource Center

Oxford encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States


Intercultural Communication

The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication

The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication.