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Media and Communication: Journals


Journals are an important source of information for essays and research and can be more up to date and in depth than books. Journal articles provide specialist and focussed information.

Trade journals are aimed at professionals working in the industry and provide up-to-date news, trends, stories and analysis from the sector and usually published weekly or monthly. 

Academic journals are peer reviewed, publishing and disseminating high quality research. They are usually published every 3 to 6 months and are available electronically

Trade Journals for Media and Communication Industry

Campaign  -  provides information for he marketing, advertising and media communities, providing real-time news and analysis.Sign up for an account via Library Search.

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Press Gazette - Provides a news and information service for UK journalism  

The Journalist -  Provides members comprehensive news and features on their industries and the National Union of Journalist's activities. Published 6 times a year, the print copy is available on the second floor of Harrow Library

Academic Journals

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Core Academic Journal Providers for Media and Communication

Contain core academic journals for media and communication.

Business Journals for Media and Communication