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Current Events

These resources are selected for their coverage of news and recent events. They are non-scholarly, potentially biased, and require evaluation. However these sources help you stay abreast of what's happening around the world.

U.S. News - N.Y. Times


World News - BBC News


Fact Checkers

These are unbiased sources that evaluate news and politics.

Developing Keywords

Make a research question from your topic.

  • For example: "What is currently being done to help conserve the endangered Giant Panda population?"
    • Keywords: conserve and Giant Panda

Think of related words.

  • Conserve: conservation, preservation, protection
  • Giant Panda: panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca (scientific name).

Get searching!