When you search EBSCO Research Library you're searching ALL of the subject indexes on the EBSCO platform including Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, SportDiscus and Communication Source. It is a broader search scope.
This search engine includes peer-reviewed online academic journals, books, conference proceedings, theses, technical reports, court opinions, and other scholarly literature. Contents: Citations and some full-text. Note: Few results in Google Scholar link directly to full-text.
Databases indexing scholarly articles in the field of Communications
Contains content from communications journals, magazines and other publications, covering related disciplines including linguistics, rhetoric and discourse, speech-language pathology, and media studies. Contents: Indexing, abstracts, and full-text articles. 1900-present.
Newspapers covered includes The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Newsday, and Chicago Tribune. Contents: Full-text newspaper articles, broadcast transcripts, blogs, and news sites from the United States.
Search for a particular outlet:
Databases Tab > Journals A-Z type in the name of the broadcast network (example: CBS)
Coverage includes sports equipment sales, sports participation statistics, the fan market, sports marketing information, and sponsorship for all major sports. Contents: Full-text news and market research.
ESPN ESPN Radio transcripts: see note 11 about availability: "ESPN, Inc. does not sell or release copies of its programming due to the process and difficulties in obtaining the appropriate legal review and clearances internally and externally since ESPN does not own all the rights"