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English: 101 - Amano-Tompkins, T.

English 101 - College Reading and Composition I

English 101 is a reading and composition course designed to prepare students to handle a wide range of college writing assignments and to acquire the analytic skills necessary for effective academic preparation. Stress is placed on the organization and composition of objective expository and argumentative essays, including the research paper.

Assignment

Compare the following:

  • Daniel Ellsberg/Pentagon Papers
  • Edward Snowden/NSA Documents

 

Databases

Navigate to the Find Articles tab and view the Databases by Subject page.

Recommended Databases:

Recommended Search Terms

Daniel Ellsberg

Daniel Ellsberg and Pentagon Papers

Pentagon Papers

Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden and NSA

Edward Snowden and Russia

Daniel Ellsberg and Edward Snowden

Whistleblower

Espionage

Assignment Requirements

Type:  Research Project

Length:

Citation Format: MLA

Required Sources:

Example Sources:

Articles Academic/Scholarly, Newspaper, Magazine
Books Print, eBook, Reference
Media Video, Audio, Image
Miscellaneous Personal Interview
Websites  

 

Books

Navigate to the Find Books tab and use the library catalog search box. 

OR

Connect to the catalog by viewing the books below:

  1. Click on the blue link or image to open the item record in the library catalog. Take note of the school location, call number, and status
  2. To find similar books, click on Catalog Record and look at the Subject Terms to see how the item was cataloged. 
  3. Click on the Subject Term to navigate to items cataloged with that term and view results. 

To begin a new search after viewing a book, click Search/Home on the top left bar.