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Communication: Find Articles

This guide is designed to help you find materials available from the Houston Cole Library for research in communication.

Popular Journals

Communication Monographs

Communication Monographs

Call Number: PN 4077.S6


Communication Research

Available electronically from Sage Journals, 1999- present


Cover image for Vol. 5 Issue 1

Communication, Culture, and Critique

Available electronically from Wiley Online Library, 2008-present


Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly

Available electronically from 03/01/1999 to present in Sage Journals



Available electronically from 04/01/2000 to present in Sage Journals


Journalism History

Available electronically from 01/01/1994 to present in ProQuest Research Library



Journal of Communication Inquiry

Available electronically from 03/01/1997 to 10/31/1998 in Academic OneFile

Available electronically from 01/01/1999 to present in Sage Journals 



Newspaper Research Journal

Available from 01/01/1994 to 1 year ago in ProQuest Central


Current Print Journals (Periodicals)

Current print journals (periodicals) are located in the shelving area to the left of the Librarian's office. Click the image below for a complete listing of our Communication and Journalism periodicals.

Bound Periodicals

Bound periodicals are print journals that have been bound together. Usually the journals are bound together according to the year the journals were published. Bound print journals are located to the far left of the Librarian's office in the area marked "Periodicals."

2nd Floor Reference Desk

If you are unable to locate a Librarian, please visit the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor for assistance.

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How Do I Access These Resources?

Access is granted through the same credentials you use for MyJSU.  When you select any of our electronic resources, databases or journals, you will be routed to MyJSU.

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It is important to note that users will still be verified through the Library's system, so if there is a problem with your record in the Library’s System, you will be prompted to contact us at 256.782.5758 or 1-800-231-5291.

All databases can be accessed from home

To access a database off-campus, log-in using your student ID number and last name. If you experience any problems contact the Library for additional assistance.