Subject Guide Banner for Northwest Mississippi Community College

Comp I

eBooks - Search for writing resources in our EBSCOhost eBooks collection.

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.

Research Literature and Writing

Academic Search Premier - Find articles on a variety of subjects, including literature.

Bloom's Literature - Includes critical essays and analysis about literature.

Learning Express Library - Under the skills and improvement tab, writing and grammar skills ebooks, tests, and courses are available.

Literary Reference Center - Another resource for critical essays and analysis about literature.

Short Stories for Students - Analysis of short stories, including plot, theme, and characters.

Writer's Reference Center - A thorough guide to writing, including how to write an essay.

Research Issues

CREDO Reference - Discover background information about the topic you are researching.

Issues and Controversies - Information about today's pressing issues. Includes a guide to selecting a research topic.

ProQuest Newsstand - Newspaper articles from the US and around the world.

Opposing Viewpoints - Research the pros and cons of issues.

SIRS Issues Researcher - Includes pro and con articles linked to a specific issues.

Statista - A large collection of statistics, infographics, and market study reports.

English and Language Arts Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand

NBC Learn Higher Ed - News clips, documents, and images.

Citing Your Sources - A tutorial created by one of our librarians to help explain how to avoid plagiarism.

How to Avoid Plagiarism - From the University of of Maryland, information on how to properly cite, paraphrase, and summarize your information.

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) - Writing help and citation guides for APA and MLA style.

Desoto

English Comp I - Survey for Comp I library sessions at DeSoto.

Senatobia

Hicks Comp I - Survey for Ms. Hicks' library session.

Wright Comp I - Survey for Ms. Wright's library session.

Oxford

Comp I Orientation - Survey for Oxford LRC's library session.

Books

eBooks - Search for writing resources in our EBSCOhost eBooks collection.

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.

Databases

Research Literature and Writing

Academic Search Premier - Find articles on a variety of subjects, including literature.

Bloom's Literature - Includes critical essays and analysis about literature.

Learning Express Library - Under the skills and improvement tab, writing and grammar skills ebooks, tests, and courses are available.

Literary Reference Center - Another resource for critical essays and analysis about literature.

Short Stories for Students - Analysis of short stories, including plot, theme, and characters.

Writer's Reference Center - A thorough guide to writing, including how to write an essay.

Research Issues

CREDO Reference - Discover background information about the topic you are researching.

Issues and Controversies - Information about today's pressing issues. Includes a guide to selecting a research topic.

ProQuest Newsstand - Newspaper articles from the US and around the world.

Opposing Viewpoints - Research the pros and cons of issues.

SIRS Issues Researcher - Includes pro and con articles linked to a specific issues.

Statista - A large collection of statistics, infographics, and market study reports.

Videos

English and Language Arts Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand

NBC Learn Higher Ed - News clips, documents, and images.

Websites

Citing Your Sources - A tutorial created by one of our librarians to help explain how to avoid plagiarism.

How to Avoid Plagiarism - From the University of of Maryland, information on how to properly cite, paraphrase, and summarize your information.

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) - Writing help and citation guides for APA and MLA style.

Surveys

Desoto

English Comp I - Survey for Comp I library sessions at DeSoto.

Senatobia

Hicks Comp I - Survey for Ms. Hicks' library session.

Wright Comp I - Survey for Ms. Wright's library session.

Oxford

Comp I Orientation - Survey for Oxford LRC's library session.