This guide is meant to serve students majoring in Communication Studies (or are taking a communications class) at Augustana College. Here you will find information about finding research articles, books, and other helpful resources.
This guide can help you:
If you feel like you need some additional help while working on assignments for your Communication classes, you can reach out to the Communications librarian, Garrett Traylor. You can communicate with them via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by setting up a research consultation appointment. Research consultation appointments are typically 30 minutes long, and take place in either their office or virtually. To reach out to Garrett, click on the "Email Me" button in the profile box on this screen.
When conducting research, you will use our library search, OneSearch. This research guide will walk you through steps on how to best use OneSearch for your research purposes. Before we delve into how to locate the library's resources using OneSearch, it is recommended that you sign in.
Although it is not required that you sign in with OneSearch, it is recommended that you do for several reasons:
To sign in, you simply need to use your Augustana network ID and password. When you are on your computer, you can locate the sign in option in the upper right-hand corner. You may also click on the "Menu" option, and then click on "Library Card."