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CAS 250: Small Group Communication

CAS 250 at Penn State Berks - Professor Carl Mann


Welcome to the CAS 250: Small Group Communication course guide for Penn State Berks!

Find resources to help you get started with your research below.

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Databases to get you started --> learn about the issue

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Find background information & overviews; great for introductions & establishing facts about a topic!

Opposing Viewpoints In Context

Helpful for topic development; great for persuasive arguments!

Global Issues In Context

International perspectives on global topics like immigration.

CQ Researcher

Covers many current issues; good for narrowing down your topic.

Academic Search Complete (Ebsco)

Many current articles on a wide variety of topics.  Best for once you have a solid topic & keywords brainstormed.  Find scholarly articles here!

Credo Academic Core Collection

Find background information on your topic; excellent for introductions & establishing facts on a topic!

Databases to dig deeper...

Subject Specific Databases

Interdisciplinary Databases

Having trouble finding sources?  Try these databases!

Statistics, data, & public opinion