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Lane Library Catalog : Find books, e-books, and other resources held at Lane Library.

FirstSearch : Access to WorldCat and ArticleFirst. Search for items not available through Lane Library (learn more about interlibrary loan).

ACLS Humanities E-Book Project: Full text digital book collection of nearly 2,800 titles


Full text access to the archive of over 400 journals. The most current 3-5 years may not be available due to JSTOR’s publisher-defined moving wall. Includes: Philosophy & Rhetoric

Academic Search Complete (EBSCOhost) Includes indexes of: Quarterly Journal of Speech; Rhetoric & Public Affairs; Western Journal of Communication
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Full text access to over 2,500 journals Includes: Quarterly Journal of Speech; Rhetoric & Public Affairs; Argumentation & Advocacy; Western Journal of Communication

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History of the mass media in the United States : an encyclopedia
Entries alphabetically arranged on newspapers, magazines, books, motion pictures, television and radio

International Encyclopedia of Communications
A four-volume encyclopedia from the Annenberg School of Communications, University of Pennsylvania

The Gallup Poll
An annual poll on national issues such as the presidency, the economy and the public’s reaction to major news events

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Statistics and information about the State of Wisconsin Government

Wisconsin Government Information
The online portal to government information from Wisconsin

Internet resource of speech texts, and resources for rhetoric


Lexis Nexis Academic
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Newspaper Source Plus
Full text access to more than 700 newspapers and nearly 700,000 television and radio news transcripts

Access NewspaperARCHIVE
Access to full text historic newspaper archive

Andrew Prellwitz

Prellwitz, Andrew

Librarian-User Services and Director of Lane Library

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