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Research Guide for communication


Many of our historical periodical or newspaper archives and databases can be used to browse or search back issues for old advertisements



Public Opinion Information

Public Relations

Trade Journals

Trade journals are periodicals with an audience and authors from within a particular industry concentrating on latest trends, products and news. From within multidisciplinary databases, you can filter your results to just these publications by selecting the source type of "Trade Journal" or "Trade Publication". Some of these publications include the below, but there are others you can find in our databases as well.