• Senior Project Research
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     Global Issues

    GALE Global Issues in Context supports global awareness and provides a global perspective while tying together a wealth of authoritative content like news articles, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and much more. This database is the best resource for the Senior Capstone Project.

    Tip: Use the "Highlight and Notes" tool to take notes on your article. Then save your notes to your OneDrive by using the "Send to OneDrive" tool.



    ProQuest databases include SIRS Knowledge Source with trending Social Issues presented in Pro/Con viewpoints with critical thinking questions and timelines.


     EBSCO online databases

    EBSCO provides full-text coverage of hundreds of popular magazines, academic journals, reference books, primary sources, newspapers, and television and radio news transcripts. Research information for literature, health, history, pro/con topics, and much more. Tip: When searching in EBSCOhost choose Academic Search Premier as one of your selected databases.


    ABC-CLIO covers Social Studies, Geography, Government, History, Issues and Culture. Used for Social Studies textbook. Tip: In ABC-CLIO, use the Issues: Understanding Controversy & Society database.



    Infobase provides High School Plus Video Collection and Career & Technical Education Video Collection with award-winning digital reference content to schools and libraries. Search by standards for streaming video. MLA and APA Citations are also provided. Videos and video clips are available on Infobase.


    ProQuest Academic Video Online (AVON) has curated, discipline-focused, primary-source collections, websites, and streaming media for learning and research. Streaming video ranges from exclusive, must-have titles to what’s become the largest library-oriented video database in the world. MLA and APA citations are also provided. AVON provides videos and video clips.


    Britannica ImageQuest has millions of rights-cleared images with citations from one trusted site. You have permission to use any images (with citations) found in ImageQuest in your academic work. High quality images for academic use are provided by this database.

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