Class: Mrs. Stachowiak's English 11 Honors classes
Assignment: Position Paper
Topics: 1) College Aid for Illegal Immigrants or 2) Tablets replace textbooks in K-12 schools or 3) Does the Safe Act make citizens safe?
Learning Goal: After this lessons, students will be able to find targeted resources on a specific topic and viewpoint using LMC databases
Using Library Databases
Find them on the LMC homepage under Electronic Research Databases and e-books.
Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Novel NY Online Expanded Academic ASAP
Tips and Tricks for Databases
- Always search full text when the option is available
- Do not type in questions. Use keywords.
- Be flexible
with your keywords and search terms. For example, a student researching race discrimination could also search racism, discrimination, etc...
- Use the print option in the database, not File --> Print.