Communications

Websites

Google's specialized search engine for finding scholarly and peer-reviewed research online. Links to Bennett College full text sources and provides ILL links for materials without full text.

Has a Journalist's Toolbox, which includes information on such topics as ethics finding public records, interviewing techniques, and electronic lists and newsgroups 

This is Yahoo Directory's portal for websites focusing on news and media, in-cluding journalism, newspapers, radio, television, and more. 

Wex is a collaboratively-created, public-access law dictionary and encyclopedia. It is hosted by the Legal Information Institute at the Cornell Law School. Above is Wex's media law page, which includes a brief introduction and overview of the topic, and links to a range of federal and state resources. 

Covers the history of African American journalism. Current black press is included. From PBS, as a companion to the film "The Black Press".


Help with Research

Follow these links for brief articles and videos to help with the resources on this page:

Evaluating Websites

Google Tools
Overviews of Specific Websites
Requesting Items via Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
Working with Citations (see also the Writing & Citing page)