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NMS_8th Grade Persuasive Essay: Find Information

Find Information

(Big 6 is a process model of how people of all ages solve an information problem.)

STEP 3:  LOCATION AND ACCESS

Ask, "Where is each source?  Where is the information in each source?"

  • Access appropriate information systems, including online databases, online public access catalog, and electronic multimedia
  • Search for sources for information about your topic
  • Determine if each source is usable

 

Webpath Express

Webpath Express (via Destiny in the LMC) has websites that have been looked at and the information on them has been judged to be accurate and correct. Click here to search.

Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Social issues, articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, full-text magazines, newspaper articles.

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EBSCO Points of View Reference Center

Essays on multiple sides of current issues.