Use the following databases to locate articles for your abstract assignment and the other assignments in this course. Pay attention to the content of the articles to ensure they are scholarly.

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,600 scholarly publications, including full text for more than 3,500 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1975.

Communication & Mass Media Complete

Communication & Mass Media Complete provides access to the literature related to communication and mass media. CMMC offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, selected coverage of nearly 200 more, and full text for over 450 journals.


This database covers the academic, research and practice literature in psychology. PsycINFO includes citations from journals, dissertations, book chapters, books, technical reports, and other documents from 1887 to the present.

Sociological Abstracts

This resource provides access to the latest worldwide findings in theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.