COMM 3100: Foundations of Media Industries

Finding Articles

Recommended Databases

Media Studies Databases

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Keyword Search Strategies


Combine keywords with AND to narrow your search.
Muslim AND media


Combine keywords with OR to broaden your search. This works well for synonyms.
Muslim OR Islam

"phrase search" 

Put quotes around multi-word searches to find only documents that contain those words as a phrase.
"social media" 

* (wildcard)

Use a * with the stem of a word any word beginning with the letters you entered.
religio* searches for religion, religious, religiosity, etc.