- CQ Researcher
CQ Researcher Provides topic overviews, background, current relevance and issues, bibliography for further research, also pros and cons on controversial topics.
- Opposing Viewpoints
My favorite resource for current issues. It provides an in-depth look at the problem and its history, along with videos and news coverage, images, audio, and a more varied list of expert opinions.
- Facts On File World News Digest
Facts On File world news digest is a universal reference system that puts all the basic facts of U.S. and world news.
- Biography in Context
Great place to research a historical (or contemporary) figure.
- Find It! All in One Search
The USF Libraries new search tool brings together results containing books, articles and other library resources in one search.
Always FULL TEXT and covers many subjects and a wide array of topics. Most articles are included 5 years after publication (not appropriate for very current research topics).
- America: History & Life
The perfect place to research an important event and/or person in American history.