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EDUC 1300 - Askew - Spring 2023: Finding Sources

This guide will provide you with resources and research strategies for the Social Justice essay assignment in Professor Pamela Askew's EDUC 1300 (Spring 2023).

Finding Sources

This page will help you with resources and strategies for finding sources for your essays.

1 - Get Started

Background / Reference

These online reference sources will help you locate background information about your topics, including historical information about social movements, time periods, and political controversies.

Evaluating Information

For more about evaluating your sources and the CRAAP criteria, see the Evaluating Information tutorial.

Evaluating Information Tutorial Image, see link below

2 - Find Background Information

3- Find Articles

4 - Find Books

Article Databases

These library databases are your best bets for articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers. Note: these are general, multi-subject databases, so you will have to be careful to identify material relevant to your topics.

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