100 Research Topic Guides for Students (Greenwood by Barbara Wood Borne

By Barbara Wood Borne

Hand them this easy-to-use, complete advisor to learning a hundred renowned learn papers, and highschool scholars gets off on track on their study papers. Designed via a reference and younger grownup librarian to be used in her library, this consultant saves either pupil and librarian time and is a shortcut to potent learn. every one photocopyable consultant may help the coed to find print and nonprint information regarding the subject, slim the scope of the paper, and locate similar subject matters. this may decrease pupil frustration within the study approach and introduce the scholar to the total scope of fabrics the library has to supply at the subject. each one advisor serves not just as a map to library assets yet as an summary of library study procedures.From abortion to formative years gangs, the a hundred subject publications are prepared into sections on technological know-how and know-how, social concerns, social experiences, and biography. every one consultant encompasses a pill description of the subject, name numbers for shelf looking, topic headings, pamphlet dossier resources, reference fabrics, e-book and CD-ROM periodical indexes, on-line databases, keyword phrases and descriptors to exploit in looking out indexes and databases, a listing of videotapes at the subject, fiction when it comes to the subject, businesses to touch for extra details, feedback for narrowing the subject, and recommendations for similar issues. as well as the courses, an appendix of aids to investigate may help scholars with note-taking, bibliographic citations, and digital database looking out. The publication is punctiliously listed for simple entry of subject info by way of scholars and librarians. when you use those subject publications you are going to ask yourself the way you and your scholars ever acquired alongside with no them.

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FICTION BOOKS RELATING TO TOPIC Cross, Gillian. New World , 1995. Hawke, Simon. The Whims of Creation, 1995. Scott, Michael. Gemini, 1994. O. Box 717, Palo Alto, CA 94301. , Cambridge, MA 02139. SUGGESTIONS FOR NARROWING THIS TOPIC Comment on the use of virtual reality in the courtroom. Discuss the moral and ethical aspects of using virtual reality technology. Investigate the uses of virtual reality in industry, the military, the space program, or education. , Doom, Dactyl Nightmare. , interactive books This RESEARCH TOPIC GUIDE is intended to help the library user find information and materials on a particular topic in many sources throughout the library.

League of Women Voters, 1990. Danger at the Beach. PBS Video, 1991. We All Live Downstream. Greenpeace USA, 1990. FICTION BOOK RELATING TO TOPIC Sleator, William. Others See Us, 1993. NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS TO CONTACT FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Center for Hazardous Materials Research, 320 William Pitt Way, University of Pittsburgh, Applied Research Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15238. O. Box 6806, Falls Church, VA 22040. , asbestos, mercury, lead, dioxin. Create an inventory of household hazardous wastes.

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, 1992. The New Book of Popular Science . Grolier, 1994. Science and Technology Desk Reference . Gale, 1993. Today’s Science on File. Facts on File. General encyclopedias PERIODICAL INDEXES TO SEARCH (BOOKS OR CD-ROMS) EBSCO Magazine Article Summaries InfoTrac NewsBank and other newspaper indexes Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature SIRS (Social Issues Resources Series) WILSONDISC ONLINE DATABASES TO SEARCH America Online CompuServe Dialog < previous page page_10 next page > < previous page page_11 next page > Page 11 Internet Prodigy KEY WORDS AND DESCRIPTORS FOR PERIODICAL INDEX AND ONLINE SEARCHES Electromagnetic radiation Electromagnetic waves Electric lines EMFs EMFs and cancer NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS TO CONTACT FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Bio-Electro-Magnetics Institute, 2490 W.

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