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Researching Your Hometown
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Researching Your Hometown: Articles
UML, online and other resources for researching your hometown.
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Search for Journal Articles on Your Hometown
Hints: Enter your town in this format
"worcester(mass.)" or "lowell(mass.)"
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Valuable because this resource give you the Pro's and Con's of social issues. Use this source to get an overview of the issue you are researching.
Criminal Justice Abstracts
Use this journal database to find articles dealing with different aspects of criminal justice e.g. crime, juvenile delinquency, community policing, etc.
SAMPLE SEARCH: crime and "lawrence massachusetts"
Environmental Studies and Policy
Search environmental topics. Use 360Link to locate your actual articles.
Indexes journals and documents on education or school related issues and research. e.g. school finance, after school programs, sports in education, etc.
Health Reference Center Academic
Covers all aspects of health, effects of poverty, environmental effects, etc. Use this index for background info on a health related social issue.
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