Welcome

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For news-specific databases, archives, websites, directories, etc. - see the Find Guide for News

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Reference Materials: 

21st Century Communication: A Reference Handbook (2009)
Associated Press 2011 Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law (2011)
Benn's Media (2013) - directory of international business and consumer media 
The Canadian Press Caps and Spelling (2012 - 20th ed.)
The Canadian Press Stylebook: A Guide for Writers and Editors (2013 - 17th ed.)
Censored (1994-) - news stories which have been censored, overlooked, or under-reported 
Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism in Great Britain and Ireland (2009)
Editor & Publisher - online
Encyclopedia of Journalism (2009) - online 
Encyclopedia of Media and Communication (2013) - or online
Encyclopedia of Social Networks (2011) - online
Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media (2013)
Global Journalism Research: Theories, Methods, Findings, Future (2008) 
The Handbook of Global Communication and Media Ethics (2011)
A Handbook of Media and Communication Research: Qualitative and Quantitative Methodologies (2012) 
International Encyclopedia of Communication (2008-) - or online 
The International Encyclopedia of Media Studies (2013)
Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters
Oxford English Dictionary - online
SAGE Reference Online: 2011 Encyclopedia Collection - online

Suggested Subject Headings:

Journalism -- Bibliography 
Journalism -- Objectivity 
Journalism -- Research 
Journalism -- Style Manuals 
Reporters and Reporting

Finding Contact Information:

Book of Experts (Colleges Ontario)
CARDonline
Canada's Information Resource Centre
Canadian Business Resource
Canadian Who's Who
Experts by Topic (Statistics Canada)
FP Advisor (infomart)
Scott's Directories
Senators and Members of Parliament
Sources & website

Additional Catalogues:

AMICUS (Libraries in Canada)
Center for Research Libraries (Global resources)
University of Ottawa
WATMEDIA (Videos in Ontario)
WorldCat (International libraries)

Funding Opportunities:

Awards and Funding (Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs)
COS Pivot

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And don't forget to visit the Reader's Digest Resource Centre in the River Building for more help!

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Library Guide: 

Books

Journal Articles

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See the Databases tab for more recommendations

For news-specific databases, archives, websites, directories, etc. – see the Find Guide for News

Databases

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See the Journal Articles tab for more recommendations

For news-specific databases, archives, websites, directories, etc. – see the Find Guide for News

Data & Statistics

Data: 

From the Data Centre: Canadian (and international) Public Opinion Polls

Statistics: 
  • GMID: Global Market Information Database Core Statistics - Offers integrated access to internationally comparable statistics, market reports, insightful comment from expert industry and country analysts as well as thousands of sources of further information (you will be asked to log in a second time).
  • PMB Print Measurement Bureau - Canadian consumer data on print readership, media exposure, product usage and lifestyles (password required: please contact Scott Turner for assistance).

 

Media

Videos: 

Current News Broadcasts

See Websites for News Broadcasts in our News Find Guide