Help with parts of the research process

Encyclopedias and Websites

  • A few general, reliable websites are listed below. 
  • For more specific recommendations, use the library's Research Subject Guides to find your subject and use the recommended sites there

Different resources are available for different purposes--always check with your instructor or advisor to learn if a website is appropriate for your project.

Finding data and statistics:

For more data and statistics see the library guide to Social Science Data.

Newspapers can provide current information on technology, economics, international news and social issues.

For a comprehensive list of News & Newspaper Sources, check the A-Z Databases list