Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Opposing Viewpoints in Context provides full-text articles and reference material on wide range of social issues.
Points of View Reference Center
Points of View Reference Center contains issue overviews and controversial essays on multiple sides of a current issue.
CQ Researcher report is dedicated to a single topic and is researched and written by a journalist. Each report includes background and chronology, an assessment of the current situation, pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions, and bibliographies of further reading.
If an article you like does not appear in full text, click on the "Find Full Text" link to see if the full text is available in another database.
Library Combined Search helps find articles, books, and videos from the library collection.
Note: Combined Search will search many of our databases at the same time. Be specific when searching to get the best results. Use the keywords you brainstormed in class to make your search more specific.
Another way to find articles is to search one database at a time. Try one listed below for an alternative to Combined Search. Remember to use your keywords to get the best results.
Academic Search Premier
Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database designed specifically for academic institutions. It includes articles from academic journals, popular magazines, and major newspapers.
Expanded Academic ASAP
Expanded Academic ASAP offers balanced coverage on a wide range of topics including social sciences, humanities, education, science and technology, current events, and international news. Over three thousand periodical titles are indexed, and over 2,000 of them include full-text articles.
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