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Arts Journalism Resources @ SU Libraries

An SU Libraries research starting points guide for arts journalism

Welcome

SU Libraries offers valuable research tools and sources designed to assist students enrolled in the Goldring Arts Journalism Program.  See this guide's menu bar for links to starting points.  Seek out a librarian for advice or an appointment when you require further guidance.

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Food For Thought

When we speak, in gestures or signs, we fashion a real object in the world; the gesture is seen, the words and the song are heard. The arts are simply a kind of writing, which, in one way or another, fixes words or gestures, and gives body to the invisible. - Alain [Emile-Auguste Chartier] (1868–1951), French philosopher

Most rock journalism is people who can't write, interviewing people who can't talk, for people who can't read. – Frank Zappa (1940–1993), U.S. rock musician

Help With Citing?

Need help on formatting the sources you cite in your academic writing (e.g., APA, MLA, etc.) or want access to a full-fledged online bibliographic management system-like "RefWorks "or "EndNote Web" or "Zotero?"  Visit the SU Libraries Citation Support website.

See also the Library's "How to Cite eBooks" guidance.

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For stylistic guidelines for journalists particularly -SU Libraries also offers from Associated Press the:

Job Leads

This PDF document lists media directories and other sources that may help any Newhouse student looking to explore leads for career planning purposes and related industry research into companies and job markets.  Be sure to also visit Newhouse's Tina Press and David Rubin Career Development Center.

More Librarians To Know

In addition to Michael Pasqualoni, liaison to the Newhouse School, Goldring students can benefit from interactions with these subject specialists:

  • Ann Skiold, Fine Arts Librarian saskiold@syr.edu 443-3539
  • Rachel Fox Von Swearingen, Librarian for Dance, Music, Musical Theatre rsfoxvon@syr.edu 443-9779
  • Barbara Opar, Architecture Librarian baopar@syr.edu 443-2905
  • Patrick Williams, Librarian for Literature, Writing, Drama jpwill03@syr.edu 443-9520
  • Will LaMoy, Curator of Rare Books and Printed Materials, Special Collections Research Center wlamoy@syr.edu 443-9752
  • Nicolette Dobrowolski, Librarian, Special Collections Research Center (contact for researchers interested in SCRC collections pertaining to the history of radio, television, film) nischnei@syr.edu 443-9762

 

More Guides Like This One

Visit http://researchguides.library.syr.edu/ for additional librarian created research guides in various disciplines.

For example, here arts journalism students can link to guides for 

..and many more