FS153 Peace & Justice

Instructor - Moise St. Louis

  • Encyclopedias

Credo Reference
Search online literature encyclopedias and dictionaries

Reference Universe
A searchable database of the Saint Michael's College Library reference collection

  • Article databases

Academic Search Premier
Searches magazine and journal articles; provides options to finetune and narrow your search

Academic OneFile
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ProQuest Central
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Ethnic NewsWatch 
Searches ethnic and minority press publications including magazines, newspapers, and journals

CQ Researcher
Indepth reports on current and timely topics with lengthy bibliographies, timelines, pro and con

  • Biographies

Biography in Context 
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  • Books

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Timeliness: is the information current, updated, or from an historical perspective?

Authority: who is the author or editor; who is responsible for the website, article, book?

Accuracy:  compare the facts with other sources

Purpose: who is the intended audience; what is the purpose of the document/source

Intended audience: high school, college, graduate level; general public, academics, professional?

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