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This online guide will help you learn how to effectively prepare informative and persuasive speeches and debates. A careful plan will save you time and effort in the long run. Please review each part of the guide. The Best Bets listed below are the librarian's top picks to help you get started with your research!
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Welcome to the Public Speaking Research Guide
Best Bets for Public Speaking Research
Credo Reference This link opens in a new window
Online reference library containing the full text of hundreds of reference titles, including dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopaedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range of subject-specific titles, featuring in-depth articles, images, sound files, animations, and videos. Full-text.
Opposing Viewpoints This link opens in a new window
Dates vary. Multi-discipline. Full text articles from over 2,700 publications, including many peer-reviewed. Gale in Context
Newspaper Source Plus This link opens in a new window
Newspaper Source Plus provides a full-text digital collection of the world's major news content. It includes millions of articles from newspapers, newswires and news magazines. In addition, it offers television and radio transcripts and ongoing daily updates from popular news sources, e.g. AP and UPI. EBSCO