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 

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
Requesting Items via Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Working with Citations (see also the Writing & Citing page)