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  • 174.907 Mass media - Moral and ethical aspects
  • 791.44 Radio
  • 791.45 Television

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Selected Titles

Making Radio: A Practical Guide to Working in Radio in the Digital Age
Library Main Shelves: 791.44 M235 2011

Air Words: Writing Broadcast News in the Internet Age
Library Main Shelves: 791.44014 H611 201

Television Field Production and Reporting: A Guide to Visual Storytelling
Library Main Shelves: 791.45 S559 2013

Digital Radio Production
Library Main Shelves: 791.440232 C752 2012

Writing for the Mass Media
Library Main Shelves: 070.43 S889 2012


eBooks

Beyond Powerful Radio: A Communicator’s Guide to the Internet: News, Talk, Information & Personality for Broadcasting, Podcasting, Internet, Radio

Broadcast News: Writing, Reporting, and Producing

A Dictionary of Media and Communication

Directing and Producing for Television: A Format Approach

Make the Cut: A Guide to Becoming a Successful Assistant Editor in Film and TV

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Selected Videos 

  • Mass Communication Parts 1-2
    Library Audiovisual Shelves:  302.230973 M414 Pt.1 & Pt. 2 1999
  • Popcorn with Maple Syrup
    Library Audiovisual Shelves:  791.430971 P825 2001
  • Miss Representation
    Library Audiovisual Shelves:  302.23082 M678 2011
  • Digital Cinema Filmmaker's Training Course. Gear Guide
    Library Audiovisual Shelves:  777.3 G292 Vol. 1 Disc 2 2011
  • Greenscreen Tips and Tricks
    Library Audiovisual Shelves:  777.52 G153 2009

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