Overview of Researching Your Hometown
This guide is divided into a number of tabs under which you will find both UML and general web resources relevant to psychology.
Books - links to the UML catalog, online books, getting books from other libraries.
Articles - links to indexes that you search to find articles on your town
Newspapers - links to online newspapers to find what's currently happening in your town.
Interviewing - outline of techniques to use when interviewing and links to sources to find individuals in towns or local organizations you might interview.
Social Issues- links to the websites of Advocacy Groups, Policy Research Institutes and Think Tanks. Use these links to compare national issues to the same issue in your town.
Statistics - links to sources for statistics on population, crime, economic, housing characteristics that relate to your town.