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WRT 101S - Downtown (Casaus) : Controversial Issues

Databases for Controversial Issues

When you want to explore and learn more, try one of these. Then when you later search for targeted information in MegaSearch you will have good background

Remember to email articles to yourself (with automatic MLA citations)

Controversial Issues in Context

  • Pulls together all kinds of information in one place
  • Find explanation and support of your concepts
  • Find articles that have opposing views to yours

Points of View Reference Center

  • Similar to the database listed above.
  • This one gives overview articles on a selection of controversies.
  • It also gives related articles from many other sources.

Gale eBooks

  • This one is different: not controversies, but facts.
  • It has neutral background overview articles 
  • Search across hundreds of encyclopedias..