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COMM 2820: Research Methods in Communication Studies (Fall 2022)

Research guide for the Communication research methods class

Getting Started with Research

You'll be able to:

  • Describe where to look for Communication research and what’s available at Cornell
  • Identify the strengths and weaknesses of some major resources for Communication research
  • Search for Communication information in databases and retrieve highly cited peer-reviewed scholarly articles, the articles that cite them, and news articles for content analyses easily and efficiently
  • Identify influential researchers, journals and articles in your subject area

Other Useful Guides for Getting Started

Research Life Cycle

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