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Getting Started with Research
If you're not sure how to start your research or assess information, these guides can help you develop a search strategy and identify the best sources of information:
If you would like more assistance:
- Visit the Library Information Desk
- Chat with Library staff during regular hours using the "Chat with Us" button on the right side of the screen
- Book a consultation with me, Kristian McInnis, using any of the contact points listed on this page
Mass Media and Communications e-Resources
Use the e-resources below as starting points for your research. A login may be required for access.
If these resources aren't meeting your needs, there is a lot more information to be found on our e-resources page and through Library Search.
ACM Digital Library
Contains articles covering a broad range of computer science and information technologies topics. The Guide section provides citations for additional articles dating back to 1952.
Film and Television Literature Index with Full Text
Provides access to articles covering broad range of film and television topics: from criticism and review to production and technology. Content includes scholarly, general interest and professional publications.
Provides access to Canadian daily and weekly newspapers with articles dating back to the early 1980s. Includes urban, rural and community news and publications from across the country.**NOTE - If not opening, try another browser **
Depending on the scope of your research and the nature of your end product, the following guides may also be useful to you.
Find More Sources of Information
Library Search lets you find print and electronic resources from across the Library's many collections.
Just enter a few keywords related to your topic. Then, on the search results page, use the tools in the left column to narrow your results by date, format, and subject.