This guide was written for Dr. Pokrywczynski's COMM 2500 course in spring 2021.
There are two major assignments addressed:
Not sure what to do your research on? Beyond a very broad topic, maybe your major?
Start with some of the subject encyclopedias below!
During the library workshop, we will also do some concept-mapping. Here's the PowerPoint file we'll look at ...
Start with one of these online collections of reference books. each contains multiple reference books covering diverse topics.
Here are sample encyclopedia articles which may be relevant to the topics assigned.
Please notice that there are limits on the number of users in both databases below.
– Click here for more information about consumer survey datasets (MRI-Simmons Insight is one example).