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PERSUASIVE ESSAYS: DURDACK/CULLEN  

Includes series search for current and controversial topics in print; how to utilize current / controversial databases; use of Noodletools notecards and outline.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015 URL: http://south.middletownk12.libguides.com/PERSUASIVE Print Guide RSS Updates

CURRENT OR CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES Print Page
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FINDING CURRENT AND/OR CONTROVERSIAL SERIES IN PRINT

I.  Go to our Destiny Online Catalog

II. Look for the mini-tab that says Power and click on it.

III.  Perform a Boolean search as follows:

  • In the first field, choose subject (toggle down from keyword) and type in your topic.
  • In the second field, choose series and type in one of the series listed below.
  • Search!
  • If the results are not good enough, click on Refine Your Search and try again with one of the other series listed, until you find what you need.

SEE SCREEN SHOT OF THIS POWER SEARCH IN THE BOX TO YOUR RIGHT -->

PRINT SERIES THAT DISCUSS CURRENT OR CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES

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DATABASES THAT FEATURE CURRENT OR CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES

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