English III AP Research Paper

Ms. Pollack

College athletes should/should not be paid.

  1. Go to TEL and click on Opposing Viewpoints in Context.
  • See Society and Culture/Athletes and Sports.
  • Society and Culture/Title IX.
  • Do a general search of Opposing Viewpoints on college athletes.

  1. Go to Gale and click on the Power Search tap in the upper right corner.
  • Select Subject Guide Search (instead of Keyword).
  • Search for college athletes but limit results to documents with full text.

Minimum wage should/should not be raised.

  1. Go to TEL and click on Opposing Viewpoints in Context.
  • See Society and Culture/Minimum Wage.


  1. Go to Gale and click on the Power Search tab in the upper right corner.
  • Select Subject Guide Search (instead of Keyword).
  • Search for minimum wage but limit results to documents with full text.

Standardized testing should/should not be abolished.

  1. Go to Gale and select the Educator's Reference database from the choices on the right.
  • Search for standardized tests by limit results to documents with full text.
  • Magazine articles will come up first but select Academic Journals for best results.


  1. Go to GVRL (under Research Links on library page) and search for standardized tests.

Fracking should/should not be allowed.

  1. Go to TEL and click on Opposing Viewpoints in Context.
  • See Energy and Environmentalism/Fracking.


  1. Go to Global Issues in Context (under Research Links on library page).
  • See Environment and Climate Change/Fracking.

Health care is/is not a universal right.

  1. Go to TEL and click on Opposing Viewpoints in Context.
  • See Health and Medicine/Health Care Legislation.
  • Health and Medicine/Health Insurance.
  • Health and Medicine/Health Care Issues.


  1. Go to Gale and click on the Power Search tab in the upper right corner.
  • Select Subject Guide Search (instead of Keyword).
  • Search for health care reform but limit results to documents with full text. You can also search within your results for Affordable Care Act.