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Pew Research Center
Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research.
News on politics and social issues by polling and analytics firm.
Academic writing requires research utilizing credible information that is authoritative, unbiased, accurate and current. LSC databases contain collections of newspaper, magazines and journal articles for this purpose. The journal articles contain scholarly content. All of the articles meet credibility criteria. Below is a customized selection for this assignment.
Access to these sources requires authentication of
LSCS student status. The library account number on the back of your
LSCS student ID card provides this authentication. Just type the 14-digit code into the authentication screen. If you need an account, the Library Card Request form can be completed and your account code will be emailed to your
LSCS student email account.
Full-text, balanced, comprehensive journalistic reports and analysis of current and controversial issues of the day.
New York Times: Create Your Account
Use your Lone Star email address to create an account via this link. Once you've made an account, you can go straight to the regular NYT site (nytimes.com) and log in as if you were a paying subscriber.
Newspaper Source Plus
Selected full-text articles from 30 US national and international newspapers, 200 regional papers, plus TV & radio news transcripts.
US Major Dailies
Access to Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, and more.