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Communication

COMM 204

Welcome COMM 300 students

This page has information that will help you with your COMM 300 coursework:

Combined with the live library instruction this guide will help you to:

  1. Recognize how research fits into your academic work

  2. Construct a search strategy to locate information effectively

  3. Compare source types based on the information that they contain

 

Copy of the presentation slides: 

Slides include information on 

  1. Searching and Research

  2. Source types

    1. Scholarly Sources -Primary and Secondary research

  3. Reading scholarly articles

  4. Searching for Theories

How to Read a Scholarly Source

screenshot of the interactive Anatomy of a Scholarly Article website

Do scholarly articles mystify you? Click around this interactive website from the North Carolina State University Libraries to explore the structure of many scholarly articles and learn some of the things you can expect to find in when looking at scholarly sources: https://www.lib.ncsu.edu/tutorials/scholarly-articles/‚Äč

Understanding APA Citations (7th Edition) Tutorial

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