Call numbers help you find the areas of the library shelves relevant to your program.
Suggested search terms for topics include the following, which can be used in the library search tool, databases and the internet. Check the help section in the library search tool, each database or search engine for details. Quotation marks (“ “) around words mean that the words will be searched together, in that order, as a phrase. For example: “broadcast journalism”.
Selected titles important to your program are listed here.
Television and Radio Announcing
Library Main Book Shelves: 791.453 H995 2009
Writing for Broadcast News: a Storytelling Approach to Crafting TV and Radio News Reports
Library Main Book Shelves: 791.450232 R161 2006
Academic Search Complete
Covers virtually every area of academic study including: computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences.
Covers local and national Canadian newspapers with articles, editorials, columns, and features in full text. Indexes nearly 300 newspapers, including the Globe and Mail, The National Post, Edmonton Journal, and the Calgary Herald.
Canadian Reference Centre
Canadian content coverage that includes magazines and journals; newspapers and newswire services; and reference books. Includes also leading international journals (U.S. and UK), biographies, photos, maps and an image file from Canadian Press. Indexes such titles as: Bank of Canada Review, Food in Canada, Canadian Social Trends, Canadian Economic Observer, Benefits Canada, Profit, and Harrowsmith Country Life.
Covers virtually every subject area at a general interest level. Indexes more than 2,670 journals, magazines, and trade publications, with over 900 peer-reviewed and over 1,270 available in full-text; also more than 500 reference books, 107,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 510,000 photos, maps, and more. Includes such publications as: Advertising Age, Bon Appetit, Conde Nast Traveler, Foreign Affairs, Herizons, JAMA, Nature, Popular Mechanics, Restaurant Business, Science News, Wired and Horticulture.
Regional Business News
Covers regional business news primarily from the U.S., also some Canadian and international sources including from China, Russia, and the Middle East. Indexes newswire services, local newspapers and regional business journals e.g. Canada Newswire, Central Asia Business News, China Business Newswire, Russia & CIS Metals & Mining Weekly.
To locate print and online journals available through the Library, check the Journal Title List.
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