About Reference Sources
One of the first steps of effective research is gathering basic background information about a subject.
Reference sources such as general or subject-specific encyclopedias (print or digital) are a great place to start research.
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Provides access to information about crucial issues and news headlines. Supports global awareness.
This is a database trial , which is only available until 5/10/14.
When using the Roeper network, clicking on the links above SHOULD send you directly to the resource.
From off campus and/or using another network, use the password provided by a teacher or the librarian.
Contact the librarian is you have difficulty accessing these resources.
Access to MeL Databases
- Culture Grams :
A source for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information about countries across the globe.
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context :
Covers pressing social issues, helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.