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AES How We Get Our News Now: Start Here

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Credo is an academic alternative to Wikipedia. It holds over 400 encyclopedias, handbooks, and specialty dictionaries.

Check out Credo's topic page for journalism.

Where to Find Scholarly Sources

The databases featured here are particularly useful for this class. They contain full text scholarly articles, news, images, and video. 

Citing your work

Books at Smith Library Center

Searching for Information

Think about keywords related to journalism and social media to start your search in the library's WorldCat catalog. When you find a good book, look at the Subject Headings in the Description section of the record to find more books on the topic. Clicking on the subject headings will take you to a list of all the other books that have also been classified under that heading in the catalog.


Recommended Internet Resources - How We Get Our News

Here are a few links to relevant websites.

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