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Journalism Research: Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

This guide is an introduction to sources of information on Journalism that are available at URI in both print and electronic/online formats. It describes types of materials and provides selected items which can be helpful with your research.

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Encyclopedias provide an overview of knowledge on important subjects.  General unabridged dictionaries have good coverage of terms in journalism, but are not as complete as dictionaries limited to a particular subject.

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