Journalism: Getting Started

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Find Articles about Journalism

Search these databases to find articles about trends and topics in Journalism.

Explanations & background reports

Need an explanation or an overview of an issue? Give one of these databases a try when you need to get a handle on a topic or an issue.

Newspaper databases

Find Books, eBooks & Videos

The Library search box is your starting point to find books, ebooks, DVDs, and other materials.

Oregonian coverage of summer 2020 protests for racial justice

"Portland's Burning Heart" uses a combination of iPhone footage, on-the-ground photography and haunting voice over to tell the story of Portland's ongoing street protests from the perspective of a woman who knows them well: Emmy-winning photojournalist Beth Nakamura of The Oregonian. Beth is the burning heart at the center of the film, and over the course of its 13 minutes we watch as she evolves from local reporter to teargas-dodging, stab-vest-wearing conflict journalist.

Interviews with Journalists

Journalism in PCC Library

The following links will take you to books, videos and other library materials on that topic in the PCC Library:

The Bridge

 

Check out The Bridge, PCC's online student newspaper. Interested in the former printed edition? Check out The Bridge (1974-2002). Want to get involved? You can write for the bridge, too: http://pccbridge.com/index.php/write-for-us/ 

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The guide was created by Torie Scott, PCC librarian at the Cascade campus library

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