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COMMUNICATION: Subject Guide

Search tips and resource suggestions for research in the field of communications.

In This Section

social media and communications icons, devicesIn this section, you'll find:

 

Great for going deeper

Books, like articles, will report on specific research done by scholars in the field. When you know your topic or research question, check out a few books for information that will support your ideas or answer your questions. Films and documentaries can be a great way to supplement your other research, or to find visual representations of your topic.

Search the Catalog

Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library. 

Browsing Subjects & Call Numbers

If you are interested in browsing for topics in communication (either on the shelf or in the catalog), or would like to browse for inspiration, try looking at and around Dewey Decimal Call Numbers 070, 302, 306, 384, and 659.

Locations of books

  • New books are located downstairs by the A/V materials.
  • Reference books are located downstairs to the left of the circulation desk. 
  • DVDs are located by the couch and armchairs on the main floor.
  • Book stacks are located upstairs. 

Featured Books in Communication

Streaming Media

eBook Collections @ UJ

In addition to searching through the catalog, you can browse the eBook collections at UJ.

Google Books

Google Book Search

Search to see if books are available (out of copyright or with publisher permission) online.