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Library Course Guide for COM 1261 - Effective Speaking
This guide contains resources likely to be helpful for the COM 1261 course. Reference books can provide a quick overview of a topic or quick answers to questions. Ebooks and print books can provide more detail and in-depth information. Journal articles can provide current research on a topic.
50 Speeches that Made the Modern World This link opens in a new window
This book is a celebration of the most influential and thought-provoking speeches that have shaped the world we live in. With comprehensive, chronological coverage of speeches from the 20th and 21st centuries, taken from all corners of the globe.
Chambers Classic Speeches This link opens in a new window
This book brings together a diverse selection of eloquent, powerful, witty and passionate speeches, given by politicians, monarchs, rebels and intellectuals from around the world.
Credo Reference and Ebooks This link opens in a new window Dictionary of Media and Communication Studies This link opens in a new window
This book has provided students and the general public alike with a gateway into the study of intercultural communication, public relations and marketing communications since 1984.
EBSCO Ebook Collection This link opens in a new window Library Catalog This link opens in a new window
Print books are listed in the library catalog. Books on language and speaking are likely to be shelved in the following call numbers:
- P - Philology. Linguistics
- P87-96: Communication. Mass media
- P94.7: Interpersonal communication
- P95-95.6: Oral communcation. Speech
- PE - English language
- PN - Literature (General)
- PN4001-4355: Oratory. Elocution, etc.
- PN4699-5650: Journalism. The periodical press, etc.
- PR - English literature
- PS - American literature