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Current Events & Controversial Issues: Books

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

Do you have a book on.... ?

More than likely, yes!  We have over 25,000 print books and 60,000  e-books for your research.  Below are a few selections to show you the diversity of topics available.  Search our online catalog by keyword, and you can sort by ebook or book (print version) or dvd. Ebooks can be read online or downloaded to your device for a 2-week period. 

Here's a tip:  If you haven't picked a specific topic, type in "current controversies" or "current issues"  in our catalog search box for a listing.

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