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JOUR800 - Introduction to Doctoral Study in Journalism and Public Communication

A guide to Library resources and services available for Ph.D. students at the Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland.

LexisNexis Academic Overview

LexisNexis Academic features:

Full-text newspaper and magazine articles back to 1980.

Access to the full text of case law and court cases.

Access to information for over 80 million companies (both public and private), including patents.

LexisNexis Usage Notes


  • LexisNexis is full-text but does NOT contain charts, tables, graphs or photographs. Articles that originally had these items included within them will indicate this at the end of the record.
  • A permanent link to an article may be copied by clicking on the paper/link icon on the item record. Items can also be emailed, downloaded or printed.