Using Books
Reference Books and the first chapters of books are good sources for background or overview information.   Search for Encyclopedias or Handbooks or Dictionaries in the library catalog 

Library Catalog

Recommended Sources

CQ Researcher Restricted Resource Some full text available
CQ Researcher reports offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy 1991+. Maximum 5 simultaneous user. Please try later if busy

Newspaper Source Restricted Resource
provides selected full text coverage for 245 newspapers, newswires and other sources. This collection includes cover-to-cover full text for and selected full text from hundreds of regional newspapers. International newspaper coverage includes cover-to-cover full text for The Times (London), The Toronto Star, The Australian, and more. Newswire coverage includes AP Online (Associated Press), Asia Pulse, Canadian Press Wire, World Stream Newswires and more.
Subject Specialist
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Meg Frazier
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