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CSD 203 / 204 Phonetics I & II: Background Research

Journal Articles

For the assignment, you will be looking for articles that add to the information you are gathering about language speakers and communities. These databases are places to look.

Reference Databases

These databases have information on countries of origin for language group speakers, culture of language speakers, demographic information and some basic phonetics-related information.

Finding Books & Media

We have many useful books on linguistics, phonetics and cultures. Use the library catalog to find useful resources.

Some suggested Search Terms:

  • English language --Dialects --United States
  • Americanisms
  • African Americans -- Language
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Linguistic minorities