Communications and Mass Media

Queen’s University Library provides subject, course, and how to guides to help you connect with the best tools, resources, and strategies for research. 

The liaison librarian for Communications and Mass Media is available for research consultation and can help you design research strategies, access key databases, and effectively use the information resources of Queen’s University Library. Tailored research skill instruction can be provided for specific classes. We also evaluate, purchase, and make available teaching and research materials, including books, journals and databases to support this discipline.

Start your research by clicking on the Communications and Mass Media subject guide link below. The guide will help you to identify and access highly recommended resources for research in this discipline.

Communications and Mass Media is most interdisciplinary, embracing speech, journalism, film, TV, entertainment industry, newspapers, video production, social media, advertising, multimedia and law. Please refer to the appropriate subject guide to find databases and journal articles.


Please use the following link to view databases relating to this subject.


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