8th grade research project
Last Updated: Aug 15, 2016
Supreme Court Drama
Call Number: R 347 SUP MIDDLE
Profiles approximately 150 cases that have influenced the development of key aspects of law in the United States.
Information Series on Current Topics
Call Number: REF 300 INF
Multi-volume set geared towards this type of project. Includes titles on Gun Control, Death and Dying, Minorities, etc.
University of Texas at El Paso. "Constitution Day." 8 November 2011. http://academics.utep.edu/Default.aspx?tabid=70229.
Now that you have a good understanding of your issue, use these databases to find information for your paper.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context- provides background information, viewpoint essays, statistics and current articles.
CQ Researcher- overviews of a current issue, pro-con essays, historical context and future steps in an all in one report.
If you are using library databases from off-campus, find the passwords here.
The Constitution and Its Amendments
Call Number: 342.73 NEW MIDDLE
Contains 165 essays in which the authors discuss specific articles or amendments to the Constitution of the United States.
Oxford companion to the Supreme Court of the United States
Call Number: R 347 OXF MIDDLE
Guide to the United States Supreme Court containing more than a thousand alphabetically arranged entries.
Call Number: R 349.73 AME MIDDLE
A 3-volume illustrated reference set.