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Find Opinions, Editorials & Opposing Viewpoints

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This guide shows how to find opinion and editorial articles in print and online. It provides a list of publications with opposing viewpoints and shows how to find political cartoons.

Date created: 
Spring 2009
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External Reference: 
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/students/find/findoped.html

Developing and Researching A Controversy

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This assignment helps students map their controversy and find a variety of viewpoints.

Tips: 

Contact librarians to customize this assignment and an accompanying tailored research guide.

Date created: 
Fall 2011
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Finding and Evaluating Viewpoint Websites

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This resource supports instructors to teach students how to find and evaluate viewpoint websites. It includes classroom exercises and worksheets set up for three classroom technology scenarios, and take-home assignments.

Date created: 
Summer 2011
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Finding and Evaluating Viewpoint Articles from Library Databases

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This resource supports instructors to teach their students to find and evaluate viewpoint articles on different sides of a controversy. It includes some suggested databases, classroom exercises for three different classroom scenarios and a worksheet.

Tips: 

Contact the Libraries for a research guide tailored to your course/controversy.

Date created: 
Summer 2011
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Find Statistics, Demographics, and Public Opinion Polls

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This guide lists source for finding campus, state and national statistics.

Date created: 
Fall 2008
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External Reference: 
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/students/find/findpolls.html
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