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A resource guide for Communication students and faculty.

For Topic Ideas

Help Citing Sources

About this page ...

Welcome! This page is a resource for students taking COM 314. You'll find places for speech topic ideas, finding statistics, or finding other sources for your speeches like articles, images, and more. Please let us know if this guide is useful, and what else you'd like to see here by filling out the feedback form on the bottom left side of the page. Need help, or have questions? Email Communication Librarian Jean-pierre Herubel.

Finding Sources for Your Speech

Links below provide access to articles (current and historical), images, and news. Read each description for specifics.

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Finding Statistics

Links below provide access to reputable statistics on a wide range of topics. Hover over each link for additional info.