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ENGL 101H - Honors English Composition I - Thaker

Use the resources found here to support your research.

Background Research and Topic Selection

Use the four HACC Library databases below to locate background information on your topic.

Opposing Viewpoints and CQ Researcher are great databases to help you choose a topic. Explore the lists of subjects covered in OV and CQ for inspiration and direction. 

Background Research/Topic Selection

Credo Reference

Credo Reference

Articles from encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference sources from all subject areas. Includes images, audio pronunciation files, maps, and data tables.

CQ Researcher

CQ Researcher

Full-text periodicals on issues from 1923 through current. All articles include an introduction to the topic, a lengthy overview, background information, the current situation, the outlook, and a pro/con section.

Opposing Viewpoints

Opposing Viewpoints

Topic overviews, contrasting viewpoints, articles, primary source documents, statistics, videos, and recommended websites covering specific issues.

Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Reference Online

Articles from encyclopedias, dictionaries, and reference sources from all subject areas. Includes quotations, maps, and illustrations.