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Technical Communication Databases Resources
 
A database with broad indexing, including coverage of several technical communication journals.
Available to: JMU/VIVA
Index and access to full text of all Association for Computing Machinery publications.
Available to: JMU/VIVA
Article index focusing on communication/mass media with some full text.
Available to: JMU/VIVA
Searchable collection of journals in the communications field.
Available to: JMU
Searchable full text congressional publications and legislative research.
Available to: JMU/VIVA
A searchable full-text database developed through a cooperative effort by academics and others. Contains over 15,000 articles to date.
Available to: Open Access
GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies.
Available to: Open Access
Provides indexing, abstracts, and citation searching for science and social science scholarly literature.
Available to: JMU
Another general database with good coverage of communication journals.
Available to: JMU
A medical and health database developed at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).  [tutorial]  [basic info pdf]
Available to: Open Access
Safari Books Online is a fully-searchable e-reference library that houses a vast collection of technical books from industry-leading publishers.  Also includes business related books.
Available to: JMU/VIVA
 
 
Contact the Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication Librarian:
Liz Thompson
email: thomp3ea