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Journalism

This research guide will help you to do research in journalism, for classroom assignments, research papers, or to explore a career in journalism.

Welcome to the Journalism guide!

The Contra Costa College Library has many resources available for students studying journalism. This guide gives you an introduction to what we have, but feel free to Ask a Librarian if you need more info or want help getting started!

journalist interviewBooks: Look here for key journalism books (including print books on our shelves, and electronic books you can use from home). Try these subject searches:
     - Broadcast journalism
     - Interviewing in journalism
     - Reporters and reporting

Articles: We've chosen a few key article databases for your topic area where you might find information in magazines, journals, and newspapers.

Videos: Want to watch something on your topic? Check out our video databases.

Internet Sources: Finding a high quality website through Google can feel frustrating. We have some evaluation tips and ideas of where you might want to start.

Careers: Explore information about careers in Journalism.

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