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Media and Communication

This guide gives an overview of recommended sources for media and communication.


This guide gives you an overview of recommended resources for Media and Communication Studies: databases to find literature and primary sources; reference works to orientate on a particular topic and to find background information, and research skills literature.

Bear in mind that Media and Communication is by nature a multidisciplinary field. You should therefore also consult resources from the fields of SociologyEconomicsManagement, Arts and Culture or Psychology if your research topic relates to any of these fields.

AVAILABLE TILL 19/12/2019: large collection of Routledge eBooks in Media & Journalism Studies

PLEASE NOTE: To get to the collection, click the hyperlink above and then choose 'Humanities'. In the catalog, check the box 'Show content I have access to' and filter on 'Media & Film Studies'.

AVAILABLE TILL 22/12/2019: Springer/Palgrave eBook collection Media Studies

Information Skills

Learn how to search, find and manage scholarly information and data in an efficient way. Visit the library's Information Skills portfolio for more online modules!