Glossary of Theories - from Richard West and Lynn H. Turner's Introducing Communication Theory: Analysis and Application. McGraw-Hill, 2001.
Ascent of media : from Gilgamesh to Google via Gutenberg, Parry, Roger. Nicholas Brealey Pub., 2011.
Avatars of the Word: From Papyrus to Cyberspace, O'Donnell, James Joseph. Harvard University Press, 2000.
Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications, Johnston, Donald H., Academic Press [Imprint], 2003.
Exploring communication ethics : interviews with influential scholars in the field, Arneson, Pat. P. Lang, 2007.
Communication & Mass Media Complete The best place to start your search for articles on communication theory. Access full-text articles with the Get It! link.
JSTOR -- Need full-text scholarly articles? Try JSTOR! Use quotation marks for effective searching: "Communication Accommodation Theory".
PsycInfo - A great tool for finding scholarly articles in communication.
Sociological Abstracts -- Another good resource to use for scholarly articles.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts -- The focus here is on linguisitics but a lot of communication journals are also indexed here as well.
Communication Theory--a particularly relevant journal title that can be searched on its web site. It is also indexed in several of the sources above--including Social Sciences Abstracts, PsycInfo, and Sociological Abstracts.
For still other databases, see the Databases by Subject listing for Communication.
- Buzzanell, P.M., Burrell, N. A. et al. (1996). 'When I call you up and you're not there: Application of communication accommodation theory to telephone answering machine messages". Western Journal of Communication, 60(4), 310-336.
APA Style--from the Purdue Online Writing Lab
Browse eBooks - Explore the library's e-book collection in the field of communication and journalism.
ACLS Humanities eBook Collection
An online collection of almost 2,800 titles in art, history, communication, and more.
MelCAT - Michigan eLibrary - Can't find a book from the OU Libraries? Use MelCAT to request the book from a Michigan library. The book will be sent to Kresge Library for you to use... at no charge!
Refworks allows you to create a personal database of references and automatically generate formatted bibliographies for your projects.