English 100/200/300 Resources
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|ABI Inform Global Business - Proquest||Military & Government Collection|
|Academic Search Complete - Ebsco||Newspaper Source Plus|
|Briticanna||New York Times Historical 1851-2008|
|Computer Source - Trends in High Technology||New York Times - 1980-present|
|CQ Researcher - Index to reports in print||Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Controversial issues)|
|Discovering Biography||Points of View Reference Center (Controversial issues)|
|Education Full-text||Proquest - All Proquest Databases|
|Education Source||Proquest Research Library|
|Gale Power Search - All Gale Databases||PsychINFO|
|Humanities Source||Science Direct|
|JSTOR||Social Sci Index Full-text|
|Lexis-Nexis||The Wall Street Journal (via Proquest)|
- American Rhetoric.com
American Rhetoric contains a searchable speech bank with 5000+ full text, audio and video versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, and interviews. Special features include: Top 100 Speeches, "Most Requested" and "Speech of the Week".
- Background Notes-US State Dept.
Background Notes provide information on geographic entities and
international organizations and are updated periodically.
- CIA World Factbook
The World Factbook, produced by CIA's Directorate of Intelligence,
is a comprehensive resource of facts and statistics on more than 250 countries
and other entities.
- Country Studies
The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical
setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems
and institutions of countries throughout the world.
Famous Trials - University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Law - Sites include: account of events, chronology, selected images, examinations and evidence, etc
- American Fact Finder
American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys. Find popular facts (population, income, etc.) and frequently requested data about your community.
FedStats provides easy access to statistics and information produced by more than 100 U.S. Federal Government Agencies.
- The 2012 Statistical Abstract - U.S. Census Bureau
Statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data included.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
the Bureau of Labor Statistics in the principal fact finding agency for the Federal Government in the field of labor economics, working conditions, and price changes in the economy
- Federal Trade Commission
Interviews, Speeches, Documents.
- U.S. Statistics -Infoplease.com
Household and Family Statistics, Marital status, Births, Mortality, Crime, etc.