These databases provide resources that are meant for the beginning of the research process. Use these to find a topic or get to know a subject better. For information about Library Research check out our Research Guide!
CQ Researcher is often the first source that librarians recommend when researchers are seeking original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news. This full-text database has archived reports from 1991 to the present.
Provides contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted Web sites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.