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Researching Controversial Issues: Databases

How to Access the Databases:

To access the databases, log in to the MyCF portal.  Click the Academics tab then click Search Library.  At the Library Search page, click the Databases by Subject link.  Click the News and Current Events link.  Click the database title you want to search.  The three main databases to use when searching for controversial topics are: Issues and Controversies, CQ Researcher and Opposing Viewpoints in Context.  Scroll down to see the following screen shots of the databases.

Issues and Controversies Database

CQ Reseacher Plus Archive Database

Opposing Viewpoints in Context