All call numbers beginning with REF are shelved in the Reference Section of the library.
Electronic resources are accessed by links indicated by blue text.
ABC-CLIO Companion to the Media in America - REF P92 .U5 H58 1995. Encyclopedic overview of the media in the United States.
History of the Mass Media in the United States - REF P92 .U5 H55 1998
Mass Media: A Chronological Encyclopedia of Television, Radio, Motion Pictures, Magazines, Newspapers and Books in the United States - REF P92 .U5 H77 1987
American Directory of Writer's Guidelines: a Compilation of Information for Freelancers from More than 1,300 Magazine Editors and Book Publishers - REF PN147 .A479 1999
Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media - REF Z6951 .A97 (multi-volume set)
Plunkett's Entertainment & Media Industry Almanac - REF P88.8 .P57 or online
International Encyclopedia of Communication - REF P87.5 .I58 2008, 12 vols.
Encyclopedia of Communication and Information - REF P87.5 .E53 2002, 3 vols., and online
Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications - REF P87.5 .E535 2003, 4 vols.
Encyclopedia of Communication Theory - REF P87.5 .E496 2009, 2 vols., and online
Language and Communication: a Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia - REF P29 .F47 1998
From Talking Drums to the Internet: An Encyclopedia of Communications Technology - REF P96 .T42 G374 1997
Violence and the Media - REF P96 .V5 N48 1996
21st Century Communication: a Reference Handbook - REF P90 .A14 2009, 2 vols. or online
Communication Yearbook - REF P87 .C5974 and online
Dictionary of Media & Communication Studies - REF P87.5 .W38 2006 and online
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Semiotics, Media, and Communications - REF P87.5 .D36 2008 and online
NTC's Mass Media Dictionary - REF P87.5 .E45 1990
Women in Communication: a Biographical Sourcebook - REF P94.5 .W65 W667 1996
Much of the information on this guide first appeared in a pathfinder created by Camille McCutcheon in 7/06 and revised by Andrew Kearns in 6/08 and Kevin Shehan in 8/17. This version was first posted in 7/09.