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Fundamentals of Communication: Library Resources

A quick introduction to Kirkwood Library resources for successfully completing your speeches requiring research.


This guide will walk you through basic information to help you with your speeches that require research. It will cover:

  • Specific online library collections (databases) with relevant and reliable information
  • MLA style citations
  • How to get help from a librarian


Use the "Next:" button at the bottom right corner of each page to go through the tutorial step-by-step.

Cedar Rapids Campus Library

Benton Hall

6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA


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