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  Communications and Mass Media            Collection
 
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Database Information

"Gale's Communications and Mass Media Collection is a specialized collection of more than 350 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include advertising and public relations, linguistics, and literature." -- Gale Website


Features
Includes over 3 million articles from more than 350 journals on all aspects of the communications field
Meets the research needs of students, advertisers, graphic artists, marketing professionals, media buyers, and more


Search Operators
Connectors: AND, OR, NOT
Wildcards: * = one or more characters (e.g. comput*), ? = exactly one character (e.g. wom?n)
Proximity: <search term> N# <search term> = search terms must be specified number (#) or fewer words apart


Database Access

Communications and Mass Media Collection


Using Gale's PowerSearch - Basic Search
Demonstrates how to use the Basic Search options in Gale Databases.

 
 

Using Gale's PowerSearch - Advanced Search
Demonstrates how to use the Advanced Search options in Gale Databases.

 
 

Introduction to Databases
Explains why you should use databases when conducting academic research.