Resources to Use - Online Library Catalog (Destiny)
Here are a few helpful databases to use when researching for your presentation:
The usernames and passwords for:
- World Religions Online - Six-letter abbreviation for the school
- Issues & Controversies - Six-letter abbreviation for the school
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Five-number street address of the school
- Gale Virtual Reference Library - Five-number street address of the school
- Don't forget helpful features such as Advanced Search, Filters, Limit, and Sort by.
Download the following document for project guidelines:
Resources Recommended by Ms. Sullivan
- Catechism of the Catholic Church
- Catholic Social Teaching Documents (www.osjspm.org & www.usccb.org)
- Class Handouts & Readings
- Theology Periodicals (in Media Center or available on-line) Commonweal, America, U.S. Catholic, NCR
- Databases: Gale's Opposing Viewpoints and Gale Student Resources in Context
- Major News Media: Time, Washington Post, New York Times, etc.
- Websites – reputable, academic sources, NO blogs, opinion -- please check if you are in doubt.
Reliable Image Source
How to Cite in a Presentation (MLA)
Not sure how to do MLA-appropriate citations of images within your presentation?
Check out this presentation for a how-to!
How can I help?
Helpful Sites for Creating Citations
Provides helpful guides for writing papers in MLA format and contains information for creating bibliographies in a variety of disciplines and formats.
Don't forget Noodletools! You can start a new project to keep everything in one place. Ask Ms. Davis how to use it and how to sign up for a new username.
Check out the following resources to better evaluate websites:
Train your eye and your fingers to employ a series of techniques that help you quickly find what you need to know about web pages; train your mind to think critically, even suspiciously, by asking a series of questions that will help you decide how much a web page is to be trusted.