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Communication Basics

Research starting point for the AA Communications Program.

Search Summon

Summon is a great place to start a search for sources (e.g. scholarly articles, news articles, ebooks, streaming media). Use the search box on this page or go to the Articles search box on the UC Libraries website. 

Find Books (Print & Electronic)

Search the UC Library Catalog to find Books, Videos, Music Scores , and more...

Subject Headings

Searching by subject will guide you to more books on a given topic. Each book has at least one entry, called a "Subject Heading," that will help you to find more information on the same topic. Here are some subject headings that may be useful to you:

  • Business communication
  • Communication in Management
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Public speaking


Our libraries are organized so that books about similar topics are near each other. If you can find one book on your topic, you can likely find others similar nearby. Here are some call numbers that may be useful to you:

  • HE: Transportation & Communications
  • HF 5717-5746: Business Communication

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