Last Updated: May 14, 2015
Welcome to the English Composition and Rhetoric Research Guide. Use the tabs above to find the materials you need.
The following resources are excellent for helping students develop a research topic question or get background information on a topic.
- CQ Researcher
Includes reports on current events and controversial topics. You can browse here for topic ideas or find background information on your chosen topic.
- Sage Reference Online
Contains the full text to 100+ specialized encyclopedias.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Electronic collection of encyclopedias on a variety of topics. Excellent source of background information about concepts, people, places, and events.