Subject Guide Banner for Northwest Mississippi Community College

Comp II

E-books - Search our entire EBSCOhost e-books 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 e-books, 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

Biography in Context - Learn about the people who changed history.

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

CQ Researcher - Comprehensive coverage of today's issues.

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.

Music

Freegal Music - Download and keep up to five songs each week.

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.

How to Prepare an Annotated Bibliography: The Annotated Bibliography - An example of an annotated bibliography in APA and MLA format from Cornell University Library.

Mississippi Writers & Musicians - Includes biographical information about Mississippi writers, musicians, actors, and artists.

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

Adams - Resources for Comp II - Links for Instructor Adams's classes.

Comp. II Blues Resources - Links for Comp. II classes with Mississippi Blues assignments.

DeSoto

Comp II - Survey for DeSoto.

Senatobia

Hicks Comp II - Survey for Ms. Hicks.

Oxford

Comp II Orientation - Survey for Oxford.

Books

E-books - Search our entire EBSCOhost e-books 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 e-books, 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

Biography in Context - Learn about the people who changed history.

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

CQ Researcher - Comprehensive coverage of today's issues.

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.

Music

Freegal Music - Download and keep up to five songs each week.

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.

How to Prepare an Annotated Bibliography: The Annotated Bibliography - An example of an annotated bibliography in APA and MLA format from Cornell University Library.

Mississippi Writers & Musicians - Includes biographical information about Mississippi writers, musicians, actors, and artists.

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

Adams - Resources for Comp II

Adams - Resources for Comp II - Links for Instructor Adams's classes.

Mississippi Blues Resources

Comp. II Blues Resources - Links for Comp. II classes with Mississippi Blues assignments.

Surveys

DeSoto

Comp II - Survey for DeSoto.

Senatobia

Hicks Comp II - Survey for Ms. Hicks.

Oxford

Comp II Orientation - Survey for Oxford.