Access Ebooks from GVRL
Ebooks -- GVRL
Links to GVRL (Gale Virtual Reference Library) ebooks. From home you will need to use our 'usual" password.
Primary Sources for History
Internet History Sourcebooks are a great place to find primary resources throughout the span of world history. Other copy-permited material is also included.
Databases for Religion Research
Other online recommended resources
Web Site Evaluation Exercise-- What do you think?
Some of these websites provide credible authoritative information, and some of them do not. Take a look at these and think about the following:
Authority: Who is standing behind the information and why should you believe them?
Purpose: Why was this website created?
Credibility: Does the site look credible? Are there errors or types? Do the links work? If there are ads are they appropriate to the site.
WORLD RELIGION – GUIDING RESEARCH QUESTIONS
What is the purpose of this religion? Who would it appeal to, and why?
How did this religion start? Who created it?
What are the laws/customs of this religion? Who/what do they worship? What are the religious texts?
What are the important holidays/sacred occasions?
How has the religion changed/adapted to the modern world? Is it still significant today?
Where is there overlap with other religions?