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EBSCO Host Research Databases

Content Overview

Access to 8 major databases: Academic Search Premier; Business Source Premier; ERIC; Masterfile Premier; Newspaper Source; Health Source : Nursing & Academic; Health Source : Consumer Edition; Medline.

 

Title Listing

Visit the EBSCO website for a list of titles.

 

Subject Strengths

  • Good coverage of most branches of social sciences and humanities
  • Strong business coverage
  • Strong nursing, medicine and allied health coverage
  • Dedicated newspaper database, kept separate from peer-reviewed content

 

Service Strengths

  • Single resource and single interface
  • 1-8 databases can be searched at the same time; many journals can be searched at once
  • Clean, clear, intuitive interface with good search facilities
  • Saved search facility for repeat search queries
  • Good quality, context-sensitive help
  • User statistics available online

EBSCO CMMC

Content Overview

 

Communication & Mass Media CompleteTM provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC includes journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline.

 

Title Listing

 

http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/communication-mass-media-complete

 

Subject Strengths

 

Communication & Mass Media

 

Service Strengths

 

  • CMMC offers cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for more than 620 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 820 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for 500 journals.
  • Many major journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable cited references from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915).
  • CMMC contains a sophisticated Communication Thesaurus and comprehensive reference browsing (i.e. searchable cited references for peer-reviewed journals covered as "core").
  • In addition, CMMC features over 5,400 Author Profiles, providing biographical data and bibliographic information, and covering the most prolific, most cited, and most frequently searched for authors in the database.
    To further develop and enhance this database, EBSCO has established two working groups of expert advisors represented by leading librarians, bibliographers, and professionals in the areas of communication and mass media.