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EAP 1200: Academic Writing and Editing Skills II

Helpful Sources to use for Background Research for your Topic.

Below are Encyclopedia databases that can help you find background information on your topic. You are not able to cite these sources in your paper but they still might be helpful in learning more about your topic and finding keywords and other terms you can use when searching for other sources.

Helpful Databases to help you find Sources for your Topic

Use the databases below to search for sources such as articles, videos, and podcasts.

General Databases

Streaming Film Databases

Newspaper Databases

Helpful Websites for finding Videos and Podcasts