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The Individual vs. Society: A Mini-Research Project: Research Tools

Use this LibGuide as a reference for the Antigone-inspired research project. All materials and guidelines for the project are listed below.

Helpful Databases


Research databases provide students with access to academic and reliable materials and is a necessary tool in any research project. Databases use different algorithms than Google does, so use the following tips in order to get better results: Searching on Databases 101

The research databases below are recommended based on this project. If you would like to see all the databases and other research tools available through the Learning Commons, please visit our Research page. 

Using Academic Web Searching

Web Searches

Google Advanced Search

LC Book Catalog



Evaluating Sources

Need help evaluating a source?

Proquest Research Companion â–ºEvaluate Information â–ºSource Evaluation Aid



Citing Sources

Purdue OWL MLA

Access the Purdue OWL writing guide for MLA style. Within this source, you can view MLA works cited pages. in-text citation references, and sample styled papers.

VHS NoodleTools Account

Step 1: Register as a new user

Step 2: Enter our school log-in

Username: veronahs password: research

Step 3: System will prompt you to create your own account


Helps create notecards, works cited pages, collaborative tools for research papers…