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CQ Researcher (Congressional Quarterly)This link opens in a new windowSubject Areas: General. Good place to start research. Provides comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news including health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Each single-themed, 12,000-word report is researched and written by a seasoned journalist. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources. Search separately - not included in WorldCat Discovery searches.
Newspaper Source Plus (EBSCO)This link opens in a new windowIncludes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles in a variety of newspapers including The Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, The Daily Mail (UK), The Irish Times (Ireland), The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), The Times of London, The Toronto Star, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, and others.
Opposing Viewpoints (Gale)This link opens in a new windowPros and cons on critical social issues. Great place to start your research.
Protest march in response to the Jamar Clark shooting, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Fibonacci Blue from Minnesota, USA Justice for Jamar Response Action. [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons