University of Texas Libraries á The University of Texas at Austin
J380W Writing and Reporting
CMA 4.312 ¥ September 3, 2010 @ 9:00am ¥ Profs. Cash and Minutaglio
Library Info for Graduate Students: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/gradstudents/
My [Library] Account]: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/account/
LibSearch Box: http://www.lib.utexas.edu
Books and More:
Library Catalog: books (print and ebooks), DVDs, CDs. | WorldCat@UT: books, articles, media sources | Google Books: links from books to our library catalog. Use Advanced Book Search option to narrow by title, author, publisher, date, full-view titles only, etc.
Google Scholar: Find scholarly articles embedded in UT Libraries-licensed databases (this info not accessible via Google.com). Also simultaneously searches content of Google Books; lists selected recent academic dissertations and other open access scholarly information within institutional repositories. Note various links around citations: Cited by, Related articles. Important: be sure to access via a UT Libraries or other UT web site so you can access UT-licensed materials.
Find online electronic and print versions of journals. Must search for print and online versions of a journal separately; cannot do this with a single search.
Journalism Resources Web site: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/subject/journalism/index.html
Copy of this handout located at bottom of site.
EBSCOHost Research Databases:
Search across content embedded in more than 60 databases simultaneously. Recommend selecting: Full Text and Find all my search terms. Can narrow by date and academic only articles. View content results by database source. Sort results by date of publication. Many other search results options.
Dissertations and Theses: Full Text:
LibraryPress Display: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/indexes/titles.html?id=512
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center:
Historical Newspapers Online:
New York Times 1851-2005: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/indexes/titles.html?id=295
Los Angeles Times 1881-1986: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/indexes/titles.html?id=517
Washington Post 1877-1992: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/indexes/titles.html?id=518
Alphabetical list of licensed databases: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/indexes/
Research by subject guides/database/subject specialists: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/subject/index.php
Government and other resources publicly accessible:
Pulitzer Prizes: http://www.pulitzer.org/
Annenberg Public Policy Center FactCheck.org: http://www.factcheck.org/
Berkman Center for Internet and Society: http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/#
Pew Research Center for People and the Press: http://people-press.org/
FirstGov.gov Search: http://www.firstgov.gov/Citizen/Topics/All_Topics.shtml
UT Libraries Government Information site: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/government/
Texas Government info: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/government/texas.html
UT Libraries Austin Information Site: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/refsites/austin.html
UT Libraries Census Information Site:
UT Libraries Statistics and Demographics site: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/refsites/statistics.html
Carole Cable, Communication Librarian
Research Services, University of Texas Libraries at Austin
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PCL 3.316 (to confirm availability, email for appointment)