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COMM 100: Fundamentals of Oral Communication

This guide will help you find scholarly resources for our speech assignment using databases and library resources such as Credo. It also provides instruction on citation, and tutorials for searching.

Background Research

The following databases are helpful for choosing speech topics and background research:

Reference books:

Politics and current events summaries:

Article databases

Academic or Scholarly Articles:

Newspapers and magazine articles:

Not finding what you need?


Get started with a quick search of the catalog and multiple databases.
Search for magazine, newspaper, and scholarly journal articles.
Search Digital Archives to find digitized photos, FHSU theses, yearbooks, and more.
Search Books & More to find books & e-books, print & e-journals, DVDs, CDs, government documents, & more.

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