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Communication Studies

How to find speeches

OneSearch

Search OneSearch. Use the Advanced Search, combining the word speeches in the "any" field with the author's name “as author/creator."  For example:
                speeches AND Clinton
                speeches AND Malcolm X

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Complete is a comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database.  To find speeches, type a subject or name in the Search box and limit the Document Type to Speech.

Vital Speeches of the Day

 Vital Speeches of the Day

Vital Speeches of the Day is a monthly magazine that presents speeches and addresses in full. It is available from various sources:

In the Advanced Search option, scroll down to Limit Your Results. In the SO Journal Name field enter Vital Speeches of the Day. This will only return results where your keyword(s) appears in records from Vital Speeches of the Day.

Google

Newspapers

The Los Angeles Times Historical Database (1881-1992)

The New York Times Historical Database (1851-2009) with Index (1851-1993)

ProQuest NewsStand (full text of over 1300 newspapers)

Select Speech/Lecture as Document Type in Advanced Search.

Films on Demand

This streaming service provides full access to thousands of videos.

Try searching:  Great Speeches in the Films On Demand Collection.