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Credo Source Reference This link opens in a new windowDatabase that provides reference and background information
Global Issues in Context This link opens in a new windowIntegrating news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and more, Global Issues is updated daily and offers 250 country pages and more than 400 issue pages. Exclusive to Global Issues, more than 6,000 viewpoint commentaries provide background and guidance on significant topics like Food Security, Genocide, Human Rights, Extreme Weather, and more.
Modern World History This link opens in a new windowModern World History offers a comprehensive look at world history from the mid-15th century to the present. Thousands of subject entries, biographies, images, videos and slideshows, maps and graphs, primary sources, and timelines combine to provide a detailed and comparative view of the people, places, events, and ideas that have defined modern world history.
CQ Researcher This link opens in a new windowCQ Researcher provides original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news. Each single-themed report is researched and written by a seasoned journalist, footnoted and professionally fact checked.
Issues & Controversies This link opens in a new windowIssues & Controversies helps researchers understand today’s crucial issues by exploring hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture.
Opposing Viewpoints This link opens in a new windowOpposing Viewpoints is a rich resource for debaters and includes viewpoints, reference articles, infographics, news, images, video, audio, and more. A category on the National Debate Topic provides quick and easy access to content on frequently studied and discussed issues. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science, and more.
Adobe Spark is a platform that you can use to create: webpages, infographics, social media posts, and short videos with stock footage.
Access via Clever
WeVideo is a video and audio editing tool. Create and edit your own videos and podcasts!
You can check out the following in the LMC to help with creation:
You can also come use the green screen!
Access via Clever.
Logging in for the first time:
- Log into Clever (students, you can do this with your 4/3/2 and chromebook password). Clever is a chrome extension - if you don't see it in your extensions, click on the puzzle piece to expand your options.
- Scroll to the bottom of the page to find the blue S icon that says Scrible Edu Pro
- It will prompt you to set up your account - your name & information should be pre-populated
- Once your account is set up, you are set! You can now access Scrible via the link directly, the Scrible Toolbar extension, and the Google add-on.