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Key research resources to support Hugh Downs School of Human Communication and Communication Studies on ASU's West campus

Getting Started

To find articles from academic journals, newspapers, or magazines use Article Databases

To find books, movies, CDs, and more use the Library Catalog

For help use Tutorials or Ask a Librarian

Library One Search

Library One Search  

Top Resources

Subject Specific Databases

Communication and Mass Media Complete provides comprehensive indexing to the key journals for all aspects of communications studies.  Other databases and indexes organized by more than 150 subjects.



Displays with search results in ASU Library databases. Click it to be shown where and how you can connect directly to articles electronically, or locate print the articles in print in ASU Library.


This online tool not only helps manage information resources used in research, it also customizes citations, footnotes, and bibliographies in papers prepared using Microsoft Word.


Document Delivery

Have materials in other ASU Library locations, including books and videos, delivered to your campus library. Many journal articles are available for electronic delivery.

Research Assistance

Online or in person, contact a subject librarian  for assistance with the selection and strategic use of library and web resources best suited to your research project.

Need Help?

Tutorials -  online, self-directed instructions

Ask a Librarian - Chat, phone, email, or in-person assistance

Contact Us - How to Reach the Communication Studies Librarians

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