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Mass communication

Mass Communication: Databases

Journal Articles                                                     
Open Access Resources                          

  IP Based Access

  Cambridge Journals:Cambridge University Press publishes peer-reviewed academic journals across a wide spread of subject areas.It Provides variety of resources in Mass communication.Over 230 leading titles in Linguistics, politics, Science, Technology, Social Science and humanities.

   Springer link: SpringerLink contains premier electronic data for full-text Springer Journals and full-text journals formerly published by Kluwer Academic Publishing.It Provides variety of resources in  Architecture & Design.


Project MUSE Project Muse: Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers, providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious journals. It Provides variety of resources in  Architecture & Design.

   Jstore:  JSTOR is a not–for–profit service that helps scholars, researchers, and students discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content in a trusted digital archive of over one thousand academic journals and other scholarly content. It Provides variety of resources in  Architecture & Design.

 Science Direct: Science Direct is the world’s largest electronic collection of business, management, accounting, finance, and economics full-text and bibliographic information.



 Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.


In recent years free, on line journals, many of them open access and peer-reviewed, have begun to both challenge and complement traditional academic publishing. This is a welcome development and IAMCR is developing a resource on its website with links to journals in the field of media and communications.

Mass communication is one of the studies through which how the individual and entities relay information through mass media to large segments of the population at the same time. Some examples are like magazine, book publishing, newspaper, radio, television and films; these are the mediums which are used to spread information.

Open Access Academic Journals in Journalism and Mass Communication

Carrie Brown is the director of the social journalism program at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in New York City. This program, which launched in 2015, focuses on using new tools and strategies to engage communities.