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ENGL 151--McCloskey S.: Overview

Research Essay

Topic: A dramatist who has won a Pulitzer Prize. 

  • Brief history of the Pulitzer Prize (for drama)
  • Brief summary of the play
  • Brief biography of the playwright
  • Brief analysis/critique of the play
  • Brief comparison/contrast of criticisms of the play

General Databases--to help you select a topic

  • Concise, factual, up-to-date resources for overview & background
  • Use the report databases to help you select a topic

Start with these databases

Article Databases--for current, cutting edge info & research

  • Sources include magazines, journals & newspapers
  • To find current, cutting edge information & research

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Reference Databases and Reference Books

  • For overview information, definitions, historical perspective, & statistics
  • Handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias online or in print

Start with these databases

Reference and Circulating Books