Course Research Pages

ENG 099: Introduction to College English

The resources below will be useful for your social media and social change essay.

Finding Books

Book and Media Catalog - Search here for books on your topic, starting with a keyword search.

Finding Background Information

CQ Researcher - Detailed reports on timely and controversial topics.

Credo Reference - Online reference books, useful for background information.

Finding Articles in Library Databases to Support Your Argument

Academic Search Premier - Contains scholarly journal articles on many topics.

Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select - Another collection of scholarly articles.

Web Sites

ProCon.org

Public Agenda

Room for Debate - Editorials from The New York Times.

Help With Citations

NoodleTools - Set up an account and use this tool to help you write your Works Cited page.

Citing Your Research

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Research Tips

These Research Guides have been prepared by librarians to assist with your research. Read more:

Evaluating Web Resources

Critically Analyzing Information Sources

Searching Electronic Resources Effectively

For more information on citation style, see:

Citing Your Research

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers - LB2369 .G53 2009 (Located in Library Permanent Reserves)