In groups of 4, use the provided link and explore the source. Your goal is to answer the following questions:
How usable is this source?
What is the quality of the information provided?
What types of resources are provided?
Which types of assignments would this be useful for?
Which specific classes have you taken (i.e. HIST ###) that this resource would have been useful for?
Click on the Google Doc link at the bottom to answer these questions.
Group 1 IDS Search -- look for primary sources (memoirs, autobiographies, oral histories)
Group 2 IDS Search -- look for secondary sources (books by historians and other scholars)
Group 3 America: History & Life -- look for articles by historians (secondary sources)
Group 4 Academic Search Complete -- look for recently published articles in magazines and journals
Group 6 Readers' Guide Retrospective -- look for articles published in magazines throughout the 20th century
Group 7 Google -- find online news media outlets
Group 8 HeinOnline -- find government documents and legal journal articles
Use this GoogleDoc to record what you find today.
Exploring and Learning More assignment -- Due April 16th