This chapter will describe a few additional resources that might be useful for your research paper. Government agencies, professional organizations, almanacs, statistical resources, audiovisual materials, and librarians in colleges and universities can be rich sources of information for your assignments and professional needs.
The best places for your online research are most often:
- your college library's books, periodicals, and audiovisual materials (http://www.lccc.edu/library | START YOUR RESEARCH HERE | Encore)
- online subscription databases (START YOUR RESEARCH HERE | Databases A-Z)
- web sites sponsored by state and federal government agencies (.gov)
- web sites sponsored by the pre-eminent professional organizations in your field (.org). Be aware that not every .org web site is a reliable organization!
- web sites sponsored by educational institutions (.edu)