Course Research Pages
ENG 102 - English Composition 2 - Paxton
Finding Background Information
Credo Reference - A good spot for overviews of topics.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - Use for overviews and background information.
Finding Articles in Magazines, Newspapers, and Scholarly Journals
EBSCOhost - Contains articles on many different subjects from magazines, newspapers, and scholarly journals.
Literature Resource Center - Articles on literature; useful for researching stories you have read, as well as information on the nature vs. nurture debate.
New York Times - Good, solid, well-researched newspaper articles.
Finding Books in Bowman Library
Bowman Library Catalog - Search using words appropriate to your topic, such as nature and nuture.
Citing in MLA Style
MLA Style Guide from Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) Shows how to cite different sources and format papers. Includes videos.
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These Research Guides have been prepared by librarians to assist with your research. Read more:
For more information on citation style, see:
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers - LB2369 .G53 2009 (Located in Library Permanent Reserves)