Issues & Controversies helps researchers understand today's crucial issues by exploring hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture. New Issue Pages feature current coverage with the latest news headlines; new, original videos and educator support materials enhance select issues; and interactive polls allow students to vote on every issue. Updated weekly, with an extensive back-file, Issues & Controversies offers in-depth articles each presenting both sides of an issue clearly, coherently, and without bias—made to inspire thought-provoking debates. Its straightforward presentation of the key facts, arguments, history, and current context of today's most important and timely issues makes the database an ideal resource for research papers, debate preparation, and persuasive writing assignments. The articles are written by our own expert writers and editors, and each article includes a full range of supporting materials.
If trying to access Library Resources from off-campus, you will need to enter your student ID and BannerWeb PIN. Look in the column titled databases, find what you need and look for the Library Electronic Resources Passwords...enjoy!
Discover pro/con perspectives from authoritative voices:
Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills, and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions.
eBooks on EBSCOhost is a collection of eBooks that you can access through GALILEO. A password, which changes quarterly, is required for off-campus access to GALILEO. Please contact the library or visit The Student Web for the current password. The express link in GALILEO is listed below. Simply click the eBook tab in the upper left-hand corner to view the entire collection. Enjoy!