This guide works best by accessing it within Atlas. Follow these steps:
Note: If you do not access this guide thorugh Atlas, you will be prompted for a Borrower ID and PIN when you click on the links to the databases
The following databases contain articles on a wide variety of topics. You should be able to find almost any topic in one of these:
The following databases specialize in controversial topics. They are good for finding multiple points of view on an issue.
Explore the library's database collection and see other databases that may be useful for your topic.
You will see a list of subject categories that you can expand. Within each category is a list of databases with content in that subject area.
New York Times Room for Debate covers a variety of current, debatable topics with multiple perspectives on each topic.
Remember that although many of the library databases provide MLA citations for electronic sources, it is your responsibility as a student to ensure that all of your citations are correct.
Be sure to compare any database generated citations to the library's MLA guides online (link below), the official MLA Handbook (located at the second floor Reference Desk), or your Little Seagull Handbook.
Visit the West Campus Librarians on the 2nd floor of building 6.
Call us at 407-582-1432.