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COM 231: Public Speaking

This Research Guide provides information about how to determine and locate information about common public speaking topics.

What is in this guide?

Public Speaking Mic

This guide was created to help COM 231 students develop topic ideas for their speeches and research those topics once one has been selected. If you are having trouble finding sources for your assignment, ask a librarian for help.

Online Access

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