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Communication: Articles

Databases for Communication: Best Bets

NOTE:  Bibliographic records access to the flagship journal for the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication is available at Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly.  Citations for these articles may also be found in our databases.  

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Scholarly vs. Popular

Credentials of the author                                  No author, only a name provided, no credentials
Peer reviewed  
Length of article (usually 10+ pages) Short in length (usually under 5 pages)
Specialized vocabulary Generalized vocabulary
Written for an academic audience Written for a broad audience
Bibliography/References/Footnotes No citations supporting article information