A wide variety of links and information concern law as
it pertains to advertising and marketing.
The best single source for on-line
information and research in communication. Links to many
other excellent sites.
dedicated to providing a wealth of information on rhetoric
and American Public Address, including a "speech bank" with
audio, text and video of over 5000 American speeches,
illustrations of rhetorical figures (techniques), the
rhetoric of 9-11, news and information sources and
the Top 100
American Speeches of the 20th
complete index to and partial database of
full text transcriptions of the 100 most significant
American political speeches of the 20th century, according
to 137 leading scholars of American public address. Some 30%
of the speeches are available in audio (mp3 or Real Audio)
Public Policy Center
(U. of Pennsylvania)
research and policy papers on issues related to
communication, mass media, public policy (e.g. political
campaigns); plus links to the Annenberg School of
Business Valuation from LexisNexis.
a site for
research on business valuation and the procedures
used to estimate the economic value of a business.
theory.org.uk is a website of materials about
popular culture, the mass media and its relationship
to people's identities, lives, gender and behaviour. See
resources for info, essays,
reviews, links and more.
A center for communication scholars and researchers. A
wide range of Email lists by topic. An excellent serach
engine for finding articles in a wide range of communication
journals. Access to article abstracts, tables of contents
and some full journal texts. Some access is available to the
public other services require membership.
Critical Thinking Skills (in your
career). This guide addresses helps college
students know how to assess their critical thinking skills
and improve them, preparing them for the start of their
Cyberstudies Resource Center
A location with information and links concerning the
idea of cybernetic culture (the internet, etc.) and computer
A good source for
bibiliographies and abstracts of scholarly writing on
Reading, English and Communication social science.
Resources from the
Amaerican Library Association
- resource for people
wanting to learn about the First Amendment. Includes nlinks
to a wide range of topics.
Group Design and Methods - CATA selected
links to resources for conducting focus group research.
University of Iowa
Communication Studies Links.
for communication students
selected by the folks at the
Communication Studies program at Iowa. Worth checking out
for serious communication research links.
Strong on cultural studies, visual communication advertising
Association of Business Communicators
The Professional organization for business
communications with networking, membership, and resources
related to business communication.
aims to be a
hypermedia education resource, introducing students to
communication studies through the work of Canadian theorist
and educator Marshall McLuhan. The site is comprised of four
engaging sections: M, Probe, Explorations, and Collide-Oscope.
M provides a brief history of McLuhan's life and work as
well as a bibliography. Probe, an interactive tutorial
section, contains four modules introducing the ideas and
concepts of the "Toronto School" of communication studies.
Explorations offers four case studies in modern media,
allowing students to apply what they learned in the Probe
modules. Collide-Oscope, which is currently in development,
will be an educational game, teaching students about
McLuhan's four laws of media.
national association for professionals and educators in
communication. Many services available. Links to resources.
A good place to begin the search for graduate programs in
Resources. Many links
including the Robert's Rules Web site
from the Antional Association of Parliamentarians
Political Campaign Materials
links. Sources for political
ads, speeches, debates, etc.
Good background information (definitions, basic sources)
on the science of semiotics plus links to related sites.
Communication Resource links
Vanderbilt Television News
Archives The single
best (often the only) place to find newscast video records.
They index and maintain video
copies of all network newscast going back to 1968.
Individual newscasts can be ordered from this archive.