Assignment Guides

Need Topic Ideas or Research Resources?

Looking for a topic?
Use the Topics Index for ideas and links to resources. Or ask Mrs. Kiesel to help with ideas.

Looking for information for a paper?

Find the Research Guide by looking for the broad subject. Then select the resources that match your topic.

Or go straight to Resources to use Destiny catalog for books or any of the databases for magazines, primary sources, and much more.

Or ask Mrs. Kiesel for help.

Several databases are available online to research from home, at Harrison or anywhere Internet access is available. A database is a collection of information, usually with a common topic, gathered in one place for easier use.

Many of the EVPL databases contain full text of books, magazines, newspapers, primary sources, videos, and more. Citing information from databases is important and most of the EVPL databases offer citation help.

The most commonly used databases are:

Resource Buddy from Inspire
Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library (EVPL)
EVPL Research – available anywhere with an Internet connection, an EVPL Card, or a student e-Access card

The online library catalog of all the book titles available to Harrison students available at http://destiny.evsc.k12.in.us