|The following library and Internet resources are geared toward the research needs of CSUN students taking Communication Studies 442: Rhetoric of Peace and Conflict. The focus is on primary sources, both current and historical: locating news accounts in newspapers; transcripts of speeches and broadcasts; and congressional hearings and debates. Also includes secondary sources such as scholarly journals, news magazines, and special reports databases for research and analysis.|
- 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.
- Be a Search Boss (video) when using library databases.
- For a complete list of available databases, see Databases by Subject or Databases A-Z.
- Library databases and other electronic resources can also be Accessed from off Campus.