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CMM 308 - Persuasive Communication: Databases

This guide is intended to assist students in CMM 308 Persuasive Communication class to effectively research for their assignments.

Summon Search

Search MU Libraries' collection for print and online books, articles and more with this web discovery tool.

(For an introduction to Summon, click DatabaseTutorials or go to the Database Tutorials Tab above.)

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Source material courtesy of the University of Texas Libraries.

Evaluating Popular & Scholarly Articles

Not sure if you have a "popular" or a "scholarly" source?  Or maybe just need a refresher?  MU Libraries Evaluating Sources can help.  Here you will find the basic differences between popular and scholarly articles reviewed.

Recommended Databases

These subscription databases provided by the Marshall University Libraries offer examples of speeches as well as articles from magazines, newspapers, journals, and more to support your speech topic.To access them off campus, enter your Marshall University username and password when prompted.