Welcome to your resource guide!

This guide includes a range of selected research resources that can help you investigate your topic. Since everyone has a different topic, I have selected general resources. Depending on your topic, there may be other specialized databases that will be useful. Please feel free to get in touch at any point in your research!

 Finding Information on Your Topic

  Falvey Memorial Library Combined Search

  Falvey Library Catalog (Books & Media)

  Articles & More Search

             REFERENCE WORKS

            Reference articles from encyclopedias, handbooks, and other reference    works are a great way of getting an overview of your topic and the scholarly resources that are available. Find reference articles on your topic by doing a search in Articles & More and limiting your result format to reference. (Note: Formats may come up in a different order depending on the results of your search.)
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 News and Opinion Resources

  Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)

  Alternative Press Index (EBSCO)

  New York Times (NYTimes.com)  Access Instructions

 Polling/Public Opinion Resources

  Polling the Nations

  Roper Center for Public Opinion Research (iPOLL)  Access Instructions

  Accessing Resources

Full Text Articles

There are many ways to find out if Falvey has the full text of an article when you have the article citation. Check out the Finding Full Text guide for more information.

Interlibrary Loan

Articles and books that are not owned by the library can be easily borrowed through our interlibrary loan system ILLiad is best for requesting articles, and E-Z Borrow is the preferred method for requesting books that are available in that system.


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APA Citation