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Communication Research Guide: Find Books

This Research Guide will help you find scholarly information for your communications courses.

Find Books and Videos



Open Austin Library Catalog

Interested in physically browsing our book collection for books on communication? Go to the General Collection, Reference Collection, Video Collection, or New Books Shelf (2nd & 3rd floors) of Woodward Library and look up the following call number ranges:

  • H Social Sciences (General)
    • HE 7601-8688 Telecommunication industry.
    • HE 8689-8700 Radio and television broadcasting.
  • P Language and Literature
    • P 87-96 Communication. Mass media.
    • PN 4699-5650 Journalism. The periodical press, etc.
    • PN 6121-6129 Oration. 

For a complete listing of all LC Call Numbers, go to the Library of Congress Classification Outline.

Resources with E-Books

Many of the books in these collections will appear in search results from the catalog search above.  They may also be searched individually using the links provided below.  

Subject Guide

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Christina Chester-Fangman
Office: Library 221, Main Floor
Phone: 931.221.1267
Subjects: Communication

Ask A Librarian

To view chat hours, submit an e-mail question, or view other contact options, please visit the Ask a Librarian webpage.

Research Appointment

Are your searches not yielding the results you expected? Are you having trouble finding the information you need? You may schedule a private consultation with a librarian to obtain assistance with developing strategies for your research.

Off Campus Access

When you are off campus and you select a link to an online resource from the Woodward Library website, you will be prompted to provide your Last name (username) and "A number" (password) to login.

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If you have problems accessing resources from off campus, please call the Library’s Access Services Desk at 931-221-7978 or Ask a Librarian