Washington Post - Access news articles from the daily Washington Post. Journalists report on politics, business, world national news, and more. Coverage goes back on a rolling 15 year basis. NOTE: Account creation is not necessary. The library provides site/remote access but ads will appear alongside news articles.
Need even more news? See our News research guide.
During your library visit on 9/12, we will focus on finding appropriate sources for your Food Item Case Study. Start with these library research databases, which contain mostly articles:
When looking for books and book chapters, start with MUSCAT Plus. You can limit results to books (physical and ebooks).
The Environmental Studies department generally recommends using APA style.
Alternatively, visit the Research Help Desk to consult our physical copy of the APA Guide:
To help with formatting citations, you may find tools like Zotero or Refworks useful. Ask a librarian for a quick tour of what these tools can do. You will definitely love using them by the time you write longer papers like your capstone or thesis!
For more information about citation styles and citation management software see the citation guide.
These short tutorials can help you become a library research whiz in no time!
This guide was updated for FYS 156-2, Green Eggs & Government Cheese: Food for Environmental Sustainability, Fall 2022, by Janelle Wertzberger.