Professor: Will Marquess
First Year Seminar Librarian: Marilyn Scoville
Office: Library 207
Saint Michael's College Library
Search online literature encyclopedias and dictionaries.
A searchable database of the Saint Michael's College Library reference collection.
Academic Search Premier
Magazine and journal articles on all topics
Magazine, newspaper and journal articles
Magazine, newspaper, and journal articles; great for global and business/econ topics
Indepth, research based articles on current/timely issues
Biography in Context
Biography databases from WilsonWeb
Literature Resource Center
Books and DVDs located through the SMC catalog
The SMC catalog provides access to print books and ebooks as well as DVDs
Develop a Research Strategy!
Criteria for Selecting Credible and Reliable Resources
Timeliness: is the information current, updated, or historical perspective?
Authority: who is the author or editor: who is responsible for the information presented in the article, website, or book?
Accuracy: compare the facts with other sources; does a bibliography provide evidence of research and documentation?
Purpose: why was the book, website, or article written or created? What is the point of view or bias?
Intended audience: high school, college, graduate level?