12th - Senior Research Paper - Kennell

This subject guide will provide you with a variety of literature based on your topic of choice.
REMEMBER: *Use of quotes and advanced searches utilizing subject and keyword boxes, as well as and, or and not as necessary
*Use of Highlights and Notes and Send to Google Drive is a way to help you stay organized.
*The only source needing copy and paste is Bloom's.

While this source can also link to scholarly journal articles, the reference options will help you as you work to define your topic.

Student Resources

Full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

Subtopic Research and Thesis Defense
These sources will provide you with a deeper research experience and allow you to extend your search to higher level and more specialized databases.

Academic OneFile

Includes full-text and abstracts of scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals covering current events, general sciences and technology, social sciences, arts, and humanities.

Gale Databases

Gale resource portal. Allows you to complete a comprehensive search of all GALE databases available and/or to narrow your search to a select few.

Opposing Viewpoints

Facts and arguments on current events topics and social issues.

Literature Resource Center

Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Its materials support interdisciplinary approaches, information literacy, and the development of critical thinking skills.

Bloom's Literary Reference Online

Essays examining the lives and works of great writers throughout history and the world, and critical articles published by noted scholars.

Additional Resources

Website Evaluation Rubric

*Note the importance of considering and researching the publisher/creator as an important part of the evaluation process.

Print Resources
Search the library catalog by going to the Fish for Info home page and clicking on the icon for "Library Catalog" in the upper right corner.