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ENG 101 - Societal Problem and Solution (Ramsey)

4. Find Sources

Once you've narrowed your topic and thought about keywords, try searching the databases below for potential sources you can use for your project.  Try to find sources that provide evidence to support your thesis.  If your keywords aren't working, ask a librarian for help!

Databases / Articles

The following databases are the best place to start. 


Documentaries can be a great source to use when doing research on a societal issue, since documentaries often highlight problems that need fixing and discuss some potential solutions.

Recommended Books

The library has several series of books that address controversial issues. Use the links below to browse for books on your chosen topic.

Here a few examples of what you might find:

Find More Books

Use the search box below to search for books at the SCC Library.

Find More E-Books

For ebooks, use the databases below.