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Finding Background Information: General Sources
Finding Background Information: Handbooks, Dictionaries, and Guides in Specific Subjects
Books and Media: MIT catalog
Media Studies Articles - Places to Start
Communication and Mass Media Complete
Indexes hundreds of communication and media journals with full-text for many articles.
Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary database which indexes and abstracts periodicals, peer-reviewed journals, books, and other publications and provides thousands of full-text articles.
Full text of articles in many fields, along with some e-books. For journals, the most recent 5 years are usually excluded.
A collection of major journals in the humanities and social sciences, along with some e-books. Coverage is roughly from 2000 to the present.
Comparative Media Studies, Literature, Philosophy, and Theater Arts Librarian
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