The suggested electronic resources are linked from here and from the Electronic Resources section of the library home page. Print resources are available in the PHC on-campus collection. You may check the location and the availability of an item in our collection through the online catalog, accessible from the library home page. If you are accessing electronic resources from off-campus and are required to log in, use your student portal user name and password to gain access. If you have difficulty with the website or accessing any resources, please let library staff know by email at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professional librarians are cheerfully available by email at email@example.com, in the library, or by phone at 540-441-8400.
ProQuest Research Library and Academic Search Premier provide access to 1,000's of articles in the broad areas of social sciences and law, many with full-text, images and graphics. If you are new to database searching, you will find these two easy to navigate.
Various websites have as their goal to provide access to scholarly information regarding specific authors. Given the individual nature of potential topics chosen for writing projects in this course, it is impossible to provide suggested authoritative websites for all of them. However, it is particularly important to vet all Internet sources for scholarship / authority. To ensure the authority of your source, consider the following:
"Think tanks" offer access to research:
Bedford researcher /Palmquist - Ref PE 1478 .P35 2016
Elements of rhetoric / Whately - PE 1402 .W6 2009
Elements of style / Strunk and White - Ref PE 1408 .S772 2000
Manual for writers / Turabian - Ref LB 2369 .T8 2018
Pocket Style Manual / Hacker - PE1408 .H26 2018
Click on a subject term in the record of a book to search for other books on the same subject.
Once you locate a helpful book or article, you may find other helpful resources listed in the item’s bibliography.
Chicago/Turabian is the preferred citation style for this course. Citation help needed? Check out the OWL (Online Writing Lab) online style manual at Chicago/Turabian
Created: Thornhill, 2011. Updated: Grewell/Thornhill, 2018.