Clark Library

University of Portland

Explore Communication Studies

Are you curious about the kinds of knowledge and expertise included in 21st century Communication Studies (CST)? The librarians and CST faculty built this interactive research tool to help you find out. Select among its nodes to expand and explore these contemporary CST subject areas. Activating the 'UP Library Search' library search button within each node will show you a host of up-to-date books relevant to that subject and available to UP students. Check out the Tips below if you need more help. Enjoy!


1. Unable to view part of the map? You can select the map and move it around. Or, slide the Zoom button to make the map larger or smaller.

2. To see subjects within a CST field of study:

3. Select a subject name to see a UP Library Search link that will search for that subject.

Questions or concerns? Share your thoughts with the library.