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

By Barbara Wood Borne

Hand them this easy-to-use, accomplished consultant to gaining knowledge of a hundred well known examine papers, and highschool scholars gets off on target on their learn papers. Designed by way of a reference and younger grownup librarian to be used in her library, this consultant saves either scholar and librarian time and is a shortcut to potent study. each one photocopyable advisor may also help the scholar to find print and nonprint information regarding the subject, slim the scope of the paper, and locate similar themes. this can decrease pupil frustration within the examine approach and introduce the scholar to the entire scope of fabrics the library has to provide at the subject. every one advisor serves not just as a map to library assets yet as an overview of library examine procedures.From abortion to adolescence gangs, the a hundred subject courses are equipped into sections on technology and know-how, social concerns, social stories, and biography. every one advisor incorporates a pill description of the subject, name numbers for shelf shopping, 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 indexes and databases, an inventory of videotapes at the subject, fiction when it comes to the subject, enterprises to touch for extra details, feedback for narrowing the subject, and proposals for comparable subject matters. as well as the publications, an appendix of aids to analyze might help scholars with note-taking, bibliographic citations, and digital database looking out. The e-book is carefully listed for simple entry of subject details by way of scholars and librarians. when you use those subject courses you are going to ask yourself the way you and your scholars ever obtained alongside with out them.

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Turner Home Entertainment, 1995. NATIONAL ORGANIZATION TO CONTACT FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION American Library Association, 50 E. , Chicago, IL 60611. SUGGESTIONS FOR NARROWING THIS TOPIC Research the history of the Internet. , privacy, pornography, free speech. Investigate the increasing use of e-mail on college campuses. Describe terminology and slang used on the Internet. What is the World Wide Web and how is it used? SUGGESTIONS FOR RELATED TOPICS Bill Gates and Microsoft CD-ROM technology Computer crime Interactive video systems Virtual reality 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.

Feel free to ask a librarian for assistance. < previous page page_15 next page > < previous page page_16 next page > Page 16 Hazardous Wastes BACKGROUND Federal law defines waste as hazardous if it corrodes, explodes, ignites easily, reacts with water, is unstable when heated, or is poisonous. Issues in hazardous waste management involve the effects and disposal of these environmental pollutants and health hazards. 7392 LOOK UNDER THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS IN THE CATALOG (CARD OR COMPUTER) Hazardous wastes Hazardous wastes—Environmental aspects Hazardous wastes—Law and legislation Hazardous wastes—United States USE PAMPHLET FILE (ALSO CALLED VERTICAL FILE) UNDER THE HEADINGS Hazardous wastes Pollution REFERENCE MATERIALS THAT MAY HELP (BOOKS OR CD-ROMS) Editorials on File.

SUGGESTIONS FOR RELATED TOPICS Abortion clinics Adoption Birth control Fetal tissue research Pro-choice movement Pro-life movement 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. Resources on this topic are not limited to those described and availability will depend upon the individual library. Feel free to ask a librarian for assistance. < previous page page_39 next page > < previous page page_40 next page > Page 40 Affirmative Action BACKGROUND Affirmative action, originally voluntary, is now a legislated system often requiring employers to hire a certain percentage of their workers from minority groups.

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