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Academic Search Complete
Good place to begin your research. Contains both scholarly and non-scholarly sources in a broad range of subjects, including communications, journalism and telecommunications.
Business Source Complete
Peer-reviewed business journals, trade journals and general business magazines, use for any business topic including advertising, marketing, and public relations.
Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
Best source for scholarly articles on communication and mass media, including issues in journalism, telecommunications, and public relations.
Polling the Nations
A database of public opinion polls containing the full text questions and responses from 15,000 surveys conducted worldwide. *LIMITED to 4 simultaneous users
ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
Contains articles on science and technology research, including telecommunications and computer and information systems.
Web of Science Core Collection
Interdisciplinary science database containing worldwide scholarly research.
Newspapers Research Guide
A guide to UK Libraries' collection of local, national , international, and historical newspapers and how to search for them and others.
Access World News
Database of U.S. newspapers, including the Lexington Herald-Leader and other Kentucky newspapers, and foreign English-language newspapers and news resources.
via Proquest. Full-text searchable (Jan 2, 1999 - present)
via Access World News. Full-text searchable (1983 - present)
Database of newspapers, magazines, journals and international newspapers (in English and non-English languages). Includes legal and company financial information.
New York Times
vie ProQuest. Full-text searchable (Jun 1, 1980 - present)
ProQuest News and Newspapers Combined Search
Newspaper database includes Louisville Courier-Journal, Wall Street Journal, and New York Times Historical Edition.
Fact Checking and Reporting
Center for Investigative Reporting
A non-profit investigative journalism organization which co-produces with PRX the nationally distributed “Reveal” radio show and podcast.
A non-partisan, non-profit political fact-check website that summarizes and analyzes public policy issues. Operated and maintained by the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.
American Press Institute
A nonprofit educational organization working to improve public-service journalism and achieve a sustainable news industry.
FAIR: Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting
A non-profit anti-censorship organization, offering criticism of media bias and censorship since 1986.
Pew Research Center
A non-partisan public opinion research organization that studies attitudes toward politics and major policy issues and tracks social and demographic trends.
The Poynter Institute
News on reporting, fact checking, ethics and jobs in journalism.