Bishop Hodges Library - Research Guides
Last Updated: Jan 18, 2017
Off campus access to electronic resources is password protected. Please use the following to log in:
Username: First name space Last name
Example: Joanne Smith
Password: wj (lowercase) + 7 digit ID number on front of your Cardinal Card.
Contact the library if you have problems.
Tutorial: Off Campus Access
LexisNexis Academic - "quick, easy access to more than 10,000 of the most credible business, legal and news sources available in a single location."
Academic Search Complete - a multidisciplinary resource providing full text of over 8,800 journals including more than 7,700 peer-reviewed journals; PDF content dating as far back as 1887. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for nearly 13,600 journals in the collection.
JSTOR - multidisciplinary resource providing access to full text journal articles in the areas of Arts & Sciences, Business, Ecology & Botany, Health & General Science, Language & Literature.
Biography in Context - "600,000+ biographies; integrated reference material, periodical information and multimedia content."
Business Source Elite - "offers full text for nearly 1,000 business publications and more than 10,000 substantial company profiles from MarketLine."
CountryWatch - provides country specific geopolitical intelligence on each of the 192 countries of the world.
American Radio Works –
"Public radio's largest documentary production unit; it creates
documentaries, series projects, and investigative reports for the public
radio system and the Internet."
Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc. – "Grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of investigative reporting."
Local TV News Media Project – "The project is concerned with local television news content and its impact on the public's perception of their world."
NewsWatch.org – Media watchdog site.
The Pew Research Center for the People and the Press –
"Regular national surveys that measure public attentiveness to major
news stories, and...polling that charts trends in values and fundamental
political and social attitudes."
STATS – "Check out the facts and figures behind the news…"
Television Production – "A free, professional-level course in studio and field production."
Voice of America – "Broadcasts more than 1,000 hours of news, information, educational, and cultural programming every week."
- The Living Room Candidate
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- American Journalism Review
"the news media, with a focus on innovation, entrepreneurship and digital storytelling."
- Columbia Journalism Review
"an essential venue not just for journalists, but also for the thousands of professionals in communications, technology, academia, and other fields reliant on solid media industry knowledge."
- American Radio Works
"national documentary unit of American Public Media. ARW creates documentaries, series projects, podcasts and online content for public radio and the Internet."
- Investigative Reporters & Editors
"a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of investigative reporting."
- PEW Research Center - Journalism & Media
"Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world."
"Sense about Statistics"