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This guide includes article databases, newspaper databases, encyclopedias, video sources, and other resources available in the field of journalism.

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Call Number Ranges

Books at GW libraries are organized by subject according to the Library of Congress Classification system. Titles that are predominantly about Journalism are found in the following LC classification sections:

PN4699-5620    Journals.  The periodical press, etc.
PN4735-47    Relation to the state.  Government and the press.  Liberty of the press
PN4775-4784    Technique.  Practical journalism
PN4825-4830     Amateur journalism
PN4832-4836     Magazines and other periodicals
PN4850-5648     By region or country

These other LC call number ranges might be useful:

PN1990-1992.92    Broadcasting
PN1991-1991.9     Radio broadcasts
PN1992.93-1992.95    Television broadcasts

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