These databases are a good starting point when you are looking for ideas for a term paper topic. They provide lists of topics that you can browse through and citations to articles relating to the topic.
"The award-winning The CQ Researcher explores a single "hot" issue in the
news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment,
health, education and science and technology. The CQ Researcher web site
offers online access to issues dating back to October 25, 1991."
in the News: Current Events Research
Documents in the News comes from the University of Michigan's Documents
Center. It provides links to government documents and other sources of
information about current events.
Covers a wide variety of sources on current and recent history: maps,
photographs, historic documents, and overviews of key issues, newsmakers
and events since 1960. Also includes newspaper editorials, the World
Almanac and Book of Facts, Issues and Controversies, and
information on world heads of state and government leaders.Click on the Issues in the News link for a list of topics.
| SIRS Researcher
General full-text database. Browse topics in business, science, health,
environment, family, human relations, criminal justice, education, religion,
and global issues. Includes or has links to full text.
Full text covering social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries
and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms. Includes or has
links to full text.
| Topics to Read, Write and Talk About
This is a good place to start your research or to find a term paper topic.
It has three subject areas: Society and Politics, History and
Culture, and Science and Technology. Topics in Society and
Culture include controversial topics, such as abortion, affirmative action,
gun control, and the death penalty.
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