Research Databases & eBooks

Database and eBook Citation: Most entries provide a formatted citation, usually at the end of the article.

To use databases from home, access these Library Database Passwords.

The following databases work well overall for topics in this project. Keep in mind that, for your topic, some will provide better results than others:

          Boston Globe (ProQuest)
          Britannica ImageQuest
          CQ Researcher
          Global Issues in Context (Gale)
          GVRL Reference eBooks (Gale)
          Science in Context (Gale)

APA Citation

          APA Citation Guide
          Citation Machine
          Noodletools (login or sign up using LSRHS Google account info)

Web Evalution

Please use the SCRAP Test to check any websites before using them. After answering these web evaluation questions, if you are still unsure of whether a site is reliable, then check with your teacher or the librarians.