Databases for Communication

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Indexes scholarly journals and books in the communications-related disciplines.
CMMC offers cover-to-cover (core) indexing and abstracts for more than 620 journals (over 500 in full text), and selected coverage of nearly 200 more.
Abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences, drawing from over 1,500 serials publications.
Contains over 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines.

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Provides full text for over 8,500 magazines and journals over a wide array of academic disciplines.
Insight into the American consumer boom of the mid-20th century through access to market research reports and supporting documents.
The AP Stylebook is an American English grammar style and usage guide created by journalists working for or connected with the Associated Press journalism cooperative.
Provides access to hundreds of reference books (encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, quotations) from over 70 academic publishers.
Holdings for Appalachian State, UNC-Asheville, and Western Carolina University.
Provides full text coverage for 730 national and international newspapers, 16 North Carolina newspapers, and TV and radio news transcripts.
Provides access to 30,000+ technical books, videos, interactive tutorials, case studies, learning paths, and audio books on business, technology, and science topics.
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More than 150,000 full text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology.
Full text access to more than 200 encyclopedias and over 100 handbooks in the social sciences and related subjects.
Indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines, providing abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800+ serials publications.
Provides competitive intelligence and prospecting data on advertisers and advertising agencies.
Lets you search the holdings of thousands of libraries using precision search features, view detailed results, and link to University Libraries' holdings.