Use the databases on this list to access full text and bibliographic records for articles in some of our more general databases. Most of these resources are not limited to Communication & Rhetorical Studies materials, but all contain relevant publications for your research in this field.
- Communication Source
Combines Communication and Mass Media Complete and Communication Abstracts (formerly published by Sage), and includes many unique sources not previously available in other databases. Communication Source offers abstracts and indexing as well as full-text content from publications worldwide pertaining to Communication, Advertising, Linguistics, Rhetoric and Discourse, Speech-Language Pathology, Media Studies and other fields relevant to the discipline.
- Sage Journals Online
SAGE publishes more than 500 academic journals in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.
Relevant titles include:Communication Research, Discourse & Communication, Discourse Studies, Journal of Business and Technical Communication, Journal of Business and Technical Communication, Media, Culture & Society, and Television & New Media.
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.
- DOAJ: Media and Communications
The Directory of Open Access Journals is a searchable interface providing access to the huge number of online Open Access journals freely available via the internet.
Relevant titles include: American Communication Journal, Journal of Intercultural Communication, M/C Journal, and Invisible Culture.
Full-text archive of scholarly publications in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.
Relevant titles include: College Composition and Communication, Rhetorica, Rhetoric Review, & Newsletter: Rhetoric Society of America.
Full-text online access to all journals published by the Johns Hopkins University Press.
- International Index to the Performing Arts
Index and abstracts to 465 periodicals in archaeology, art, classics, film, folklore, journalism, linguistics, music, the performing arts, philosophy, religion, world history, and world literature.
Relevant titles include: Communication Booknotes Quarterly, Entertainment Design - The Art and Technology of Show Business, eV: Entertainment and the Digital Economy, Global Media Journal, Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Soma, & Visual Culture in Britain.
- Film & Television Literature Index
Covers over 300 journal and magazine titles for film and television reviews, scholarly and critical analysis of cinema and television, and articles of popular interest about film and television. Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.