Skip to main content

CM 121 - Fundamentals of Oral Communication: Home


This guide is for CM 121 - Fundamentals of Oral Communication.  The purpose of this guide is to help you find research materials on-line and in the library to find supporting information for your speeches. 

Please use the tabs above to navigate the different areas of this guide.  If you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact me.  All of my contact information is provided in the box to the right.

~ Nancy

Resources for Preparing Speeches

Research Assignment

For your "I love," influential person, persuasive policy, and PechaKucha speeches, you will need to:

  • determine what information is relevant to your central idea/thesis
  • find credible sources from the library and on the web
  • cite each source verbally at least once in your speech, as well as in your outline
  • Create a bibliography in MLA or APA style, listing each source alphabetically

See your assignment write-ups for full details.

Books About Speeches

Subject Guide

Nancy  Schuler's picture
Nancy Schuler
Electronic Resources, Collection Development, and Instructional Services Librarian (CRA)
Eckerd College Library

Reference Desk Hours (Spring 2020)
Monday: 6 - 10 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 - noon
Wednesday: By appt.
Thursday: 9 - noon
Friday: 1 - 3 p.m.

Facebook  Twitter  YouTube Pinterest icon Instagram icon