Public Policy Project

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You will use the Inquiry Cycle throughout your project. Keep in mind that it's a cycle - not a straight line - so you'll have to go back to certain steps and rethink or redo them.
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Click on the image to the left to access the UN's Global Goals website.
 
Use the library databases to locate reliable resources about your topic.

Databases

Contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Find continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio and links to vetted websites.

 

Newspapers

Check out the Portland Press Herald and the Bangor Daily News for local news articles that relate to your topic/policy. 

 

Useful Links

 

Quick Links

How to Use the Library Databases

 Gale & Opposing Viewpoints in Context
CQ Researcher
US Newsstream
 

Handouts from the Library

         Overview Article Worksheet               Junior Library Evaluation Sheet             Creating Keywords Sheet
Click here to get a Word doc copy of the overview article worksheet.
Click here to get a Word doc copy of the Library Evaluation Checklist.
Click here to get a Word doc copy of the Creating Keywords worksheet.

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