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* Communication Studies Resources: Public Relations

This guide provides direction to sources that support the Communication Studies curriculum at AU. (Strategic Communication, Sport Communication and Public Relations)

Finding Books in Library

Try a Keyword or Subject search in the AU Library Catalog. The primary subject heading for PR is  "Public relations."  Most PR books are located in the call number range HM263 or HD59 on the 4th floor.

Some useful keyword  terms for searching for books and articles might include:

  • Public relations
  • Publicity
  • Corporate image
  • Advertising
  • Mass media and business
  • Fund raising
  • Nonprofit organizations

Don't forget to also search the OhioLINK Catalog.  Allow 3 school days for the books to be delivered to AU.

Recommended Databases

Databases are the best way to find quality articles.  We subscribe to databases on almost every topic.  

Other Useful Databases

Web Sites

AU e-books related to PR

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