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COMM 4250: Research Seminar (Lorencova): Home

Reference Resources

Our online reference database CREDO has the full text of a number of excellent resources on gender and communication:

In the Stacks

You'll find books on research in communications in a number of sections of the stacks. Try some of the following terms in a Subject Search in the catalog to find relevant titles:

  • Action research
  • Communication - Research
  • Communication - Methodology
  • Ethnology - Methodology
  • Ethnology - Research
  • Qualitative research
  • Social sciences - Research
  • Research--Moral and ethical aspects

Try these terms in the Basic Search for more relevant titles:

  • Qualitative interview
  • Focus Group
  • Photovoice
  • Visual Ethnography
  • Ethnographic Film
  • Research Ethics

Find a Specific Journal

If you know the title of a specific journal you are looking for, but aren't sure whether Fitchburg State has access to it, check in Journal Locator. Searches show whether the title is available in one of our databases, or is available in the print periodicals collection on the 2nd floor.

Fitchburg State Journal Locator

Want to browse journals in a discipline? Go to Journal locator, type the subject term in the search box, and then choose "Title Contains All Words" from the drop-down menu. (i.e. "Gender")

Find Books

Academic Research

These databases provide a good starting point for most topics related to your course. Database searches will allow you to search hundreds of magazines and journals in your discipline at the same time:

Citing Your Sources

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