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Journalism: Background

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Recommended Books

Books are great for overviews and background information. There are also online resources in our database section.

Here are some selected print resources on the craft of journalism.

Browsing the Library Collection

Books in the library are organized by call number according to the Library of Congress classification system which groups items by subject, so you can often simply browse the shelves. Here are some relevant subjects and their call numbers:

Print Journalism   PN 4699-5650
Broadcast Journalism PN 1990-1992.95
Radio & TV Broadcasting  HE 8689-8700.9
Mass Media   HN 90 M3
Photojournalism TR 820
PR, Publicity & Propaganda HM 1221-1226

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