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A scholarly encyclopedia is great first source to use when researching a topic.
The Library has both print and e-encyclopedias.
Databases which contain e-encyclopedias include:
Use the Library SEARCH to find books on your topic.
Suggested search terms:
- Wonder Woman
- Heroes in mass media
- Comic books
- Role models
- Violence in mass media
Example book from the SCC Collection:
Search this Library database to find ebooks
Search these selected databases to find periodical articles in magazines, newspapers, & scholarly journals:
Academic Search Complete This link opens in a new window
ProQuest This link opens in a new window
Gale Opposing Viewpoints This link opens in a new window
JSTOR This link opens in a new window
Full-text core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, from the first issue up to 3 - 5 years ago
Example article search:
superheroes AND evil
superheroes AND vigilant*
superheroes AND "role models"
superheroes AND "gender roles"
superheroes AND "black panther"