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Opposing Viewpoints in Context  Connect to Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
   1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
   2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
   3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)
Description: Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a portal of “pro” and “con” information about topics of the day. Choose a topic on the main page or else click “View All” to explore more topics under categories like “Society and Culture” or “Science, Technology and Ethics.” There are links to Featured Video and Featured News on the right sidebar. Click on “Issues” on the top navigation strip to browse all issues.
Journals: The List of Sources provides information on the book and periodical resources included in this database
Links: Has Get It! links.
Personalization: Click on “My Activity” in the upper right of the screen
Notes: Opposing Viewpoints in Context replaces Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center. Computer Database, Expanded Academic ASAP, General BusinessFile ASAP, General OneFile, Health Reference Center Academic, LegalTrac, and Opposing Viewpoints in Context may be searched in combination. To do this, click on “Change Databases” in the upper right of the screen. You will be taken to a page which lists the Thomson Gale Cross Searchable Databases and then Additional Databases. Select or unselect from the list of Cross Searchable Databases and then click “Submit”. General OneFile includes not only the databases above, but also the periodical content from the other Gale Resource Center databases, i.e., Biography in Context, Business Insights: Essentials, and Literature Resource Center.
Help: Click on “Help,” “Search Tips,” or “Research Guide” near the top of the screen. For further assistance, Ask a Librarian.
Related Resources: The CQ Researcher
Users: 5 concurrent users
Producer: Gale Group, a Thomson Corporation Company

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 05/16/14