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Useful research tools

Useful Research Tools

  • By Ashley Morgan


Comingsoon net

  • Access to information about any movie.

  • Find a review on almost every movie

Comingsoon.net

  • By just clicking the letter that the movie begins with, find a review quickly and easily.

http://www.comingsoon.net


Advertising age

Advertising Age

  • Mostly media related information

  • Up to date current events articles

  • Find almost any commercial or ad campaign that aired on TV

  • http://www.adage.com


Newseum

NEWSEUM

  • Access to nearly 500 newspaper front pages from around the world!

  • Read front page stories and also connect to that newspaper’s website

  • Even see The Courier Journal front page!

  • http://www.newseum.org


Smithsonian magazine and online equivalent

Smithsonian Magazine and Online Equivalent

  • Smithsonian.com has many helpful articles related to science, culture, art, and more

  • IUS Library has subscription to this publication

  • All reference magazines are located in the basement of the IUS Library.

  • http://www.smithsonian.com


The wall street journal and wallstreetjournal com

The Wall Street Journal and Wallstreetjournal.com

  • Wallstreetjournal.com has world news, politics, economy, law, media, sports and many more

  • Has “Today’s Print Edition” online

  • IUS Library has a subscription to The Wall Street Journal

  • http://www.wallstreetjournal.com


Youtube

YouTube

  • Informational videos on almost every topic

  • Interviews with many informative individuals

  • Learn better by watching than reading

  • Used this source a great deal for first paper and last paper

  • Many scientific videos and interviews

  • http://www.youtube.com


Ius article and database search

IUS Article and Database Search

  • My favorite way to search for information!

  • Search magazine and newspaper articles in several different databases

  • Most articles can be found in the magazine section of the IUS library (Basement)

  • Use keywords in searches

  • Refrain from using and, or, etc.

  • http://ius.edu/library/index.cfm


Associated press style guide

Associated Press Style guide

  • The first AP style guide was published in 1977.

  • Used to clarify the news organizations rules on grammar, spelling, punctuation, and usage.

  • Usually updated annually

  • Can get some parts of the book electronically


The skin cancer foundation website

The Skin Cancer Foundation Website

  • Used this site for my last paper

  • Information on types of skin cancer

  • Tanning information

  • Info on how to protect yourself

  • Very informative for my science paper

  • http://www.skincancer.org


Usa today and usa today com

USA Today and USA Today.com

  • Access all topics such as news, travel, money, sports, life, etc.

  • View photos and videos about stories from around the world

  • Online source has many more articles than the weekly

  • Weekly newspaper online

  • http://www.usatoday.com


Summary

Summary

  • www.comingsoon.net

  • www.adage.com

  • www.newseum.org

  • www.Smithsonian.com

  • www.wallstreetjournal.com

  • www.youtube.com

  • www.ius.edu/library/index.cfm

  • www.washingtonpost.com

  • www.skincancer.org

  • www.usatoday.com


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