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Communication Studies background sources

Guides to the Literature and Bibliographies

Dictionaries

Encyclopedias and handooks

Below is a list of several relevant encyclopedias. Other encyclopedias may be found in the library catalogue. Try searching for a keyword for your topic and "encycloped*". For example, the search encycloped* AND science fiction will retrieve several encyclopedias devoted to science fiction.

You might also want to consult additional Subject Guides to find encyclopedias by discipline, such as Cinema.

Communication
Rhetoric and Semiotics
Mass Media and Broadcasting
Culture

Directories

For media directories, profiles, statistics, and markets, see Canadian Broadcasting Resources and Canadian Media Information

Other directories may be found using the library catalogue. Try searching for a keyword for your topic and "directories". For example the search directories AND film will retrieve many directories related to film.


Biographical Sources
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