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Voting Rights and Resources: WVC Library Welcomes You to Our Voting Rights and Resources Guide

Welcome to the Library

Welcome to the West Valley College Library information portal for Voting Rights and Resources  I have found some credible websites, subscription databases, books and e-books to support your classroom experience.  Use the tabs across the top of the guide to navigate and do not hesitate to ask a librarian for help.

TED Talk: Eric Liu "Let's Make Voting Fun Again"

Tips for Success

  • When you find a good source (book, article, web page), record the title, author, and other bibliographic info (journal title, web address, etc.).
  • Take notes from your sources.
  • As you read, mark the parts you might like to quote in your paper.
  • Keep organized. Keep a folder on your computer (or in the cloud) or a binder with copies of articles, your notes, and drafts of your outline.

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Welcome to the Library

Welcome to the West Valley College Library information portal for <put subject here>  I have found some credible websites, subscription databases, books and e-books to support your classroom experience.  Use the tabs across the top of the guide to navigate and do not hesitate to ask a librarian for help.

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Video introduction to topic if you can find one.

<Grab a video of interest to students in the subject area. Don't make it too long--5 minutes max.. Take a look at TED and Fora.tv others? Besides embedding the video, please make a direct link to it. See the Multicultural and Ethnic Studies Libguide as an example.>

Give a description under the video: Joshua Prince-Ramus takes the audience on virtual tours of three of his projects: the Central Library in Seattle, the Museum Plaza in Louisville and the Charles Wyly Theater in Dallas. 

Tips for Success

  • When you find a good source (book, article, web page), record the title, author, and other bibliographic info (journal title, web address, etc.).
  • Take notes from your sources.
  • As you read, mark the parts you might like to quote in your paper.
  • Keep organized. Keep a folder on your computer (or in the cloud) or a binder with copies of articles, your notes, and drafts of your outline.

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