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English 160W

This guide is for Dr. Krichevsky's Fall 2020 English 160W class.

Online Reference Resources

Reference sources like dictionaries and encyclopedias can be great sources of background information. The library also has several online reference databases, a few of which are listed below. 

CQ Researcher Provides in-depth reports on controversial issues. Topics include social issues, environment, science, crime, education, and more.

Opposing Viewpoints Provides thousands of full-text viewpoint essays on current controversial topics. Also includes academic articles, statistics, news, primary sources, and more

Oxford Reference Online Reference library that includes hundreds of reference titles, covering a wide range of fields, published by Oxford University Press.

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.