Viewpoint Resources

English and Communications class often require students to write an “argumentative” paper, or give an “argumentative” speech. These types of assignments require you to gather authoritative, trustworthy resources to build your argument on, and also might require you to research the arguments against your topic.

Coulter Library has a wealth of resources that can help you in researching particular viewpoints for these types of assignments. The following databases provide authoritative information on a wide variety of controversial topics, and are excellent starting points for this type of research: