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.
Contains articles from communications journals covering related disciplines including journalism, public opinion, political communication, mass communication, television and media, and management. Contents: Full-text articles from Sage journals.
Database with citations for computer science journals, reports,and conference proceedings. Full text available to subscribers only but try searching in Google Scholar; some fulltext is open access through library repositories.
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"