What is a database?
A database is an online collection of resources. Databases often contain articles from newspapers, magazines and academic journals, but can also contain reference sources, books, reports and a variety of other resources. To find relevant information in a database, you will need to conduct keyword searches.
Opposing Viewpoints is a controversial topics database. This is an excellent database for exploring a "hot topic" issue like social media. In this database, you will find:
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