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CMST 1: Fundamentals of Public Speaking

A guide to help students with their informative and persuasive speeches in CMST 1.


This guide will assist you with your CMST 1 speeches, requiring supporting documentation from outside sources for both informative and persuasive speeches. Use the tabs above to navigate through the research process, including:

  • Finding Sources: Locate the resources you need.
  • Creating a Bibliography: Use Noodletools to format your sources in APA or MLA.
  • Citing Sources: Tips for citing during your presentation.

Recommended Sources:

  • Reference: Use library e-reference databases and catalog.
  • Books: Find using the library catalog and eBook database.
  • Current News Articles: Locate through the library catalog and periodical databases.
  • Videos: Find using the library catalog and databases.

Refer to the tabs for detailed assistance and resources.