World History II – Leadership Research Project
Here are some materials that will help you with your project.
Research hint: develop a list of search terms and use the Advanced Search feature in databases to search for your person by subject combined with one of your search terms.
If you are off campus, click here and sign in to access database passwords.
Biography In Context - A constantly updated resource of biographies of notable people from around the world.
Encyclopedia Britannica - A general online encyclopedia.
World History in Context - History database covering all time periods.
If we don't have a book that works for you, please check out the San Francisco Public Library's catalog.
Use the catalogs to find books.
Look in the index or table of contents to find information about your subject that may relate to your topic. When searching for an author or subject sometimes it is helpful (especially in an index, bibliography, or works cited, to search by Last Name, First Name.
NYTimes.com All content is freely available while on campus. There is no way to log on to our subscription while off campus.
Purdue Owl Purdue University Citation Resource