In this tutorial learn what constitutes a reference source, how it will benefit your research, and how to utilize print and online reference sources from Rice Library.
- Britannica Online
- Gale Biography in Context
- CREDO reference
Hundreds of online reference sources for your research!
- Encyclopedia of Associations
- CQ Researcher
- Facts On File
World News and Social Issues
- SAGE Knowledge
SAGE Knowledge is the ultimate social sciences digital library for students, researchers, and faculty. It includes an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more. The platform allows researchers to cross-search and seamlessly access a wide breadth of must-have SAGE book and reference content from one source.
- Salem Literature
- Literature Online
- Oxford Art Online
- Encyclopedia of Social Work
- Social Issues in America; An Encyclopedia
More than 150 key social issues confronting the United States today are covered.
- ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States
Looking for statistics to back up your argument paper, or to make a persuasive speech? Don't spend a lot of time wandering the web for your numbers- try this database!
The Statistical Abstract of the United States is a comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Use the Abstract as a convenient online source for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web.