University of Hawai'i Maui Community College Speech Department

Researching Speeches

General Information Miscellaneous
Writers' Resources Periodical Searches
Newspapers Search Engines

Communication Information and Resources:

  • Speech Writers Steal Credibility From Politicians - Student opinion piece by Justin Wild At Kansas State University.
    Here are some Sample Speeches (Audio and Video Archives)

  • General Information Resources:

    Periodical Searches

    Writers' Resources


    Search Engines

    • Reference.Com - Look up newsgroup articles, etc.
    • Niche Resource Directory - A meta-directory of directories in various niches to help you, as a sophisticated entrepreneur, through the 6 levels of research on the Internet. After taking your "first stab" with search engines, you may find what you're looking for more easily through one of these niche directories
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      Did you forget what you learned about doing searches in the Library? Here's a brief review of the features of some of the top search engines. This is an article on Advanced Searching: Tricks of the Trade, from Online Magazine, that might help you remember tricks like "boolean" operators. But it won't show you the "Alt key - Tab trick."
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    Do you have any questions, comments, concerns, suggestions, or research links of your own that you would like to share? If so, contact me, Ron St. John, with your feedback. I will get back to you as soon as possible. Be sure to state the title or subject matter, so I know to what material you are referring. Thank you for visiting the Public Speakers' Sites!

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