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Current Events & Controversial Issues: Research Databases

Resources for choosing a topic and research material for assignments on hot topics, controversial issues, and current events.

Researching Current Issues: Where to Start?

Can't decide on a topic? Explore these databases to see what's available and to get started. They are designed to help students develop critical thinking and research skills. They make it easy!

Best Issues Databases

Newspaper Databases

Background Information

Use these research databases for background information and articles on your topic.