Find news from U.S. and international newspapers, television and radio broadcasts, newswires, and blogs. Also includes business profiles, patents, and legal research. (Formerly known as LexisNexis Academic.)
This site is useful for looking at broad proponent/opponent issues of a topic. Keep in mind that almost all major topics have specific foci with multiple (more than two) proponent/opponent arguments. Look for current conversations (such as those found in LexisNexis--see links below) on your topics to help hone your own arguments with the use of research.
Find peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, pre-prints, abstracts, and technical reports.
For off-campus access to UA-subscribed content, configure your Google Scholar preferences for the University of Arizona according to the directions below.
To configure your preferences for the University of Arizona:
In Google Scholar, open the "hamburger" menu in the far upper left next to the Google Scholar logo and select "Settings".
From the settings menu, select "Library links".
Type "University of Arizona" in box and select "University of Arizona - Full-Text @ UofA Libraries".
When searching, articles for which we have full text access will display with a link "Full-Text @ UofA Libraries"; select this link to access it. (Please note that this link may be hidden in the smaller links below the citation, and you may need to click on the double arrow to the right of them to find it.)
If you get an error message that prevents you from searching Google Scholar through the link above, go to https://scholar.google.com instead. (If you use this link, follow the above instructions in order to see "Full-Text @ UofA Library" links.)
If you are off campus and want to export citations from Google Scholar to RefWorks, either connect to Google Scholar via the library website or connect to the internet using the UA VPN.
These OWL resources will help you learn how to use the American Psychological Association (APA) citation and format style. This section contains resources on in-text citation and the References page, as well as APA sample papers, slide presentations, and the APA classroom poster.