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  • Posted by: Kristyna Carroll
  • Posted Date: October 27, 2010
  • Filed Under: Featured resource

Interested in media usage?  Get a new angle through eMarketer.  Learn more about social media and media usage with reports such as Blacks Online: Young, Mobile and Social or The Digital Home: Emerging Trends in TV/PC Viewership.

eMarketer is the best single source for research and statistics on all manner of online marketing.  eMarketer employs a team of analysts that synthesize  data and primary research from over 4000 sources including consulting firms, government agencies and academics.


For more information, see Linda Hauck’s eMarketer post on the Business Reference blog.


Kristyna Carroll
Research Support Librarian


New Books!

  • Posted by: Kristyna Carroll
  • Posted Date: October 19, 2010
  • Filed Under: New Books

New books related to communication

Most of September’s book orders are now available on library shelves.  Check out the complete list of new books in communication, or look over the highlights below.

44letters 44 letters from the liquid modern world
Zygmunt Bauman
Polity Press, 2010

goinglocal Going local: presidential leadership in the post-broadcast age
Jeffrey E. Cohen
Cambridge University Press, 2010

goodbye-cinema Goodbye cinema, hello cinephilia: film culture in transition
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago University Press, 2010

relocatingtelevisionRelocating television: television in the digital context
edited by Jostein Gripsrud
Routledge, 2010

morning-miracleMorning miracle inside the Washington Post: the fight to keep a newspaper alive
Dave Kindred
Doubleday, 2010

tellingstoriesTelling stories: language, narrative, and social life
Georgetown University Round Table on Language and Linguistics
Georgetown University Press, 2010

guerillafilmmakersThe guerilla film makers pocketbook
Chris Jones
Continuum, 2010

Thanks to the Communication faculty for all of their great recommendations!


Kristyna will return to the library on Monday, October 25th.  For communication questions, please contact Linda Hauck:



Have a great Fall Break!

  • Posted by: Kristyna Carroll
  • Posted Date: October 5, 2010
  • Filed Under: Uncategorized

Kristyna will be out of the office from October 5th through 24th.  For assistance with communication research, please contact Linda Hauck at linda.hauck@villanova. edu or 610-519-8744.

Enjoy the break!



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