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Media and communication

Useful resources for media and communication Databases


A comprehensive scholarly,multidisciplinary full textdatabase, with more the 5,300full text periodicals.

Index to thousands of socialsciences and humanitiesarticles, includes full text articles from more than 200 Australian journaltitles.

Indexes articles in communication and mass media. Full text availablefrom selected journals.

Collection of journal articles covering communication and mass media.

Contains full text plot summaries, synopses and work overviews,articles/essays of literary criticism, author biographies, more than 400literary journals, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, classicand contemporary short stories, author interviews, more than 7000classic texts plus a range of encyclopedias and reference works.

This resource includes citations and full text articles in academic &professional disciplines, e.g., business, social sciences, health, literature,management, political science; as well as news and general interestitems. Search multiple databases simultaneously or select individually.

The world’s largest abstract and indexing database. It also includes the journals indexed by ScienceDirect and has 100% Medline coverage.

  • ScienceDirect is a full text science database with a strong coverage of public and environmental health journals.

Tip: If full text is not provided use the Full Text? button to link to the full textin other databases (if available).

Newspaper databases

Full text articles from selected Australian newspapers.

Research methods

A database of ebooks, articles, videos and other resources to helpresearchers to design and conduct research projects, understandmethods, identify new methods and write up results.