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Useful resources for researching topics for your ENG 101 papers

Researching Current Issues

Here are two of many great resources to help get you started.

Gale provides training videos such as this one discussing the Topics (Issues) pages: https://support.gale.com/doc/ovic-video1

Researching Newspapers and Current Issues

Get Online Help from the Writing Center

Locating Scholarly Articles

This database features a box you can check to limit your search to scholarly/peer-reviewed articles.

 By utilizing the "Choose databases" feature located after "Searching: Academic Search Complete", you can search both this database and other EBSCOhost databases, such as Communication & Mass Media Complete at the same time.

Scholarly Databases & e-Books

These databases contain scholarly journals in a wide variety of subjects.

Need to check facts?

Gale Virtual Referance Library (GVRL) and Oxford Reference Online are collections of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources; these trusted, authoritative reference works are available 24/7

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NYTimes.com

Pepperdine Libraries now provide full complimentary access to NYTimes.com, New York Times mobile apps, and New York Times in Education to Pepperdine students, faculty, and staff.

Access to NYTimes.com provides: