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Governor's School Social Sciences: Research Resources: Home

Reference Sources

Reference sources offer background information, statistics, definitions and further reading.. They are often great places to start your research.

Here are some recommended library reference sources:

News Sources

The library has a number of sources for local, national and international news-- these are some of the best.

Primary Sources


Use this OneSearch box to search for books, articles and other resources across the library's collection.

Or, try searching in Google Scholar (items which say "Full Text at Meredith" are available through our library).

Books at Meredith

Use this box to search for books in the Meredith library.


Article Databases

The library’s databases contain collections of newspaper, magazine and scholarly journal articles. These are sometimes more current and more specific than books, and are good places to find scholarly research.

Some databases with Social Sciences information:

Recommended websites

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