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Find service resources, archived material and research/assignment guides.

Evaluating Sources

Databases & Websites - Best Bets for Social Issues

Example Search - Hunger

  1. Find articles in the library's research databases
    • Choose the database that best fits your search topic
    • Create and use search terms in one or more of the selected databases
      • In Consumer Health Complete
        • Start with the search term "hunger"
        • Select the document types of interest
        • Select "Full Text" in order to have a copy of the article in the search results
        • Select English from the languages box
















  • 1115 search results include articles titled
    • Hunger and Nutritional Poverty in Germany
    • What It's Like to be Stranded in a Food Desert
    • Indignity, Exclusion, Pain & Hunger: The Impact of Musculoskeletal Impairments in the Lives of Children in Malawi


What is Advocacy?

According to the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, advocacy is, "the act or process of supporting a cause or proposal. " 

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