Communication and Media Studies

International Encyclopedia of Communication Online reference work across the entire range of communication studies

Social Sciences Citation Index, SSCI Reference to 5,000,000 articles from more than 70,000 primarily English-language academic journals (from 1956)

Internationale Bibliographie der geistes- und sozialwissenschaftl. Zeitschriftenliteratur, IBZ International, interdisciplinary bibliography principally for the humanities and social sciences

Factiva Current news and information from more than 9,000 international, national and regional news publications from 152 countries

Communication and Media Studies

Consultation hours for literature research

Are you planning to write a term paper, bachelor's or master's thesis?

Our subject librarian in Communication and Media Studies would be pleased to assist you in making full use of the resources of the University Library Bern:

  • Assistance in researching your topic
  • Using specialized databases
  • Help with search strategies

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The majority of our collection in communication and media studies is housed in closed stack areas and can be requested through our online catalog swissbib Basel Bern. Open access holdings can be found in the following libraries:

vonRoll Library BvR

  • Literature for teaching and research on all subfields of communication and media studies

Münstergasse Library

  • Reference works in the reading room
  • Latest issues of print journals in the Schultheissensaal
  • Bernensia collection in the Schultheissensaal

Basisbibliothek Unitobler BTO

  • Basic study literature