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Journalism is the activity of gathering, assessing, creating, and presenting news and information (American Press). 

This research guide provides a curated set of research materials in Journalism. While this is a great place to start your research journey, please explore our numerous other resources provided by the Ocean County College Library.

For more information on the Journalism degree program, please visit Journalism homepage

OCC Catalog

Use the OCC Catalog to find books and articles in the library:

Where to Start

Selected Books

Browse the Stacks

If you want to browse the shelves, you'll find books relating to Journalism in these ranges:

070s: News Media, Journalism, and Publishing

  • 070: News Media, Journalism, and Publishing
  • 071: Newspapers in North America

410s: Linguistics

  • 411: Writing Systems of Standard Form Languages
  • 412: Etymology
  • 415: Grammar
  • 517: Dialectology and Historical Linguistics