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COMM 100 - Fundamentals of Speech: Home

Recommended General Databases

Use these databases as a starting point for speech research. Their holdings are broad. Academic Search Ultimate is particularly helpful when you are just starting off with a topic. 

Recommended Resources for Persuasive Speech

Use "CQ Researcher" & "Points of View" to find research about traditionally controversial topics.
Newspapers may be best for more recent controversial topics.

eBooks You May Find Useful

All eBooks listed below are freely available electronically through the librray.

Getting Citations & References Right

Use these websites for in-text citations and reference lists.
APA has updated to the 7th edition & many websites still provide examples in 6th edition style. Check with your professor about citation requirements.

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