COMM 3320 (Dr. Hannah Oliha): Nonverbal Communication

Purpose: To acquaint you with materials provided by Cornette Library that will make research for your assignment easier.

Books

Cornette Library's online catalog
Includes books, government documents, videos, journal titles, etc. available throughout the Library. Suggested searches include:
  • a keyword search related to your subject, such as eye contact or head tilt.
  • a general LC subject heading, such as nonverbal communication or body language.
  • the LC subject heading for a specific place and type such as facial expression - cross-cultural studies.

To determine the most appropriate subject headings for your search, refer to the red Library of Congress Subject Headings near the Reference computers in the Library or search the online Library of Congress Authorities Catalog.

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Journal, Magazine, & Newspaper Articles

Journal & Magazine Articles

To find magazine or journal articles, start your search in one of our online resources. Once you find articles, evaluate them to be sure you are getting valid information.

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How to Access Databases

Which database?

Academic Search Complete
Academic and general interest articles for many disciplines. Over 10,000 sources. Compared to most other databases suggested, has more (not necessarily better) results for intercultural topics.
Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
Comprehensive coverage for mass media and communications. Over 300 journals. Fewer but better results for intercultural topic.
JSTOR
Excellent source for scholarly sources on most significant historical events. Does not have current articles for past 1 to 5 years. Over 375 journals.
PsycINFO
Excellent choice for scholarly articles about various aspects of nonverbal communication.

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Citing Your Sources

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American Psychological Association (APA Manual)

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