Course Research Pages
ENG 102 - English Composition 2 - Professor Weatherup
Finding Background Information
Credo Reference - A good spot for overviews of topics.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - Use for overviews and background information.
Finding Books in Bowman Library
Bowman Library Catalog - Search by keyword or subject heading to find books in the Bowman Library collection. The following subject headings might be useful for this assignment.
- Popular Culture United States History 20th Century
- Project Mercury
- United States National Aeronautics And Space Administration
- United States Social Conditions 1960-1980
Finding Articles in Magazines, Newspapers, and Scholarly Journals
EBSCOhost - Contains articles from a wide array of magazines, newspapers, and scholarly journals.
Historical New York Times - Full text of The New York Times back to 1851; very useful for putting events into context in the time in which they occurred.
JSTOR - Scholarly articles.
Literature Resource Center - Use this database to find literary criticism for The Right Stuff.
Life Magazine - photographs from Project Mercury.
Finding Citation Help
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MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers - LB2369 .G53 2009 (Located in Library Permanent Reserves)