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ENGL 165 Clay: Background Research

Background Research with Reference Databases

Use the following reference databases below to find background research on your topic. Background research is necessary in the beginning of the research process to build a foundation of knowledge on your topic and help you to form your focus and points for your paper.

Gale Virtual Reference Library Database

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center Database


Below are some reference articles on global warming. Do your own searches in Gale Virtual Reference Library, Access Science, and Opposing Viewpoints (under "Reference" sources) to locate more background research on your Climate Change topics.

article 1

Here is an overview article on global warming from Access Science:

article 2

Here is an article from GRVL about solutions to Global Warming: