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Subject Databases for Communication and Journalism
When searching for a person try putting their name in quotation marks "Eric Eisenberg" if you are looking for articles they have authored you may need to search last name, first name "Mumby, Dennis". Most databases offer authors as hot links to a direct author search, so if you find one article written by your scholar you can usually click on their name in the author area of the article to find others written by that same person. Make sure the person you are reading about is the correct person there are two famous Brenda Allens.
This image shows with a simple key word search you can find your person as both a subject of an article and an author
These multidisciplinary databases include some of the core journals in communication and journalism. They are also a good place for interdisciplinary research.
Academic Search Ultimate
Comprehensive general multidisciplinary database. (https://tinyurl.com/ya89o3ll)
Formerly known as LexisNexis Academic. News, legal, business, medical news and reference information. (https://tinyurl.com/yd7ja738)
Alliance for Women in Media
Website of the non-profit organization whose aim is to advance the impact of women in the media and allied fields by educating, advocating and acting as a resource to their members, the industry and the public.
Library Resources for Communication Studies
A librarian-produced site that serves as a "springboard that librarians, students, and researchers can use to find information in the area of communication studies."
American Communications Association
The ACA is a not-for-profit virtual professional association with actual presence in the world of communication scholars and practitioners. ACA is committed to enabling the effective use of new and evolving technologies to facilitate communication instruction, research and criticism, and to offering a technologically supportive venue for all who study the ways in which humans communicate.
International Communication Association (ICA)
ICA is an academic association for scholars interested in the study, teaching, and application of all aspects of human and mediated communication.
The #1 resource for the communication field. Offering Communication Theories, blog posts, skills, lectures and more.