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CMGT 540 : Books

Uses of Communication Research

Databases for Background

Gathering background is one way to formulate your argument. The following databases contain a wealth of information:

WorldCat

WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.

Use WorldCat to find resources not available in the USC Libraries!

Books

Search the USC Libraries for books for topic, such as, human resource management. Here are a few keywords  related to the topic to locate books inn the USC Libraries:

"personnel management" and "recruitment"

"employee recruitment"

"human resource" and management

Electronic Books

Ebrary Academic Complete Subscription Collection to search for electronic books available to USC students.

Subject include:

  • Education
  • Fine Arts
  • General Works
  • History: America
  • Language and Literature
  • Law
  • Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
  • Political Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Technology