These guides cover the basics of different aspects of library research and finding different formats of information.
The aim of this guide is to help you get started with library research so that you can successfully complete your assignments and projects for COMM 340. While the resources are specific to your exploration and research in media studies, you can use the search strategies and tips included in this guide in other classes and in order to find information for your personal and professional interests.
If you are just getting started or need a refresher in using the library (including both the physical library and our virtual library with many resources for e-Learners) start here.
On-campus student? E-Learner student? – UAS libraries provides many online resources for the convenience of all students. As you use this guide, you'll notice that it includes information about searching and finding both print and online resources. All students have access to our electronic resources. You will need your UA username and password to access our e-resources, like eBooks and the full text of articles online. If you need to retrieve or reset your UA username and password, visit ELMO.
If you are an e-Learner, see our brief information on getting books and articles and our services for all students webpage to learn more about how to get the materials you need for your research and study.