Course: Constitutional Law (CJP 200)

Professor Alonzo D. Saunders

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This guide is designed to help you research [insert class name] topics. It includes an index of scholarly sources that should be used. Included in the list are websites and search engines that will be helpful in your research. If you have any trouble finding these sources, please ask a librarian for help. Good Luck! Any comments or suggestions are welcome! (add any course specific information if needed)
  • RCC Library Home Page: Most materials found in this research guide are available at the library's home page.
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  • [insert email]: Please contact me if you have any questions concerning this guide or research.



The on-line catalog provides access to the Library's collection of approximately 40,000 books, periodicals and audio-visual titles. These resources may be used to find information for assignments or general interest.
Tutorial for searching catalog and ordering books from Metro Boston Library Network (includes BPL)

Good Search Terms to use: words or phrase

  • "patient dumping"
  • "emtala" or "emergency medical treatment and active labor act"

New Books

The Basics of Biology: QH307.2 .S75 2004 (example)

Reference Books

  • [Dictionaries]
  • [Encyclopedias]
  • [Hand books, etc]


Browse these paper journals and magazines in the library's first floor periodicals section for articles about [insert topic]
  • [insert applicable journal titles]


Access to millions of journal, magazine, newspaper and reference source articles through our research databases.
Provides full text for more than 3,800 scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including over (21,000 article mentioning "human rights", 3,200 articles mentioning genocide, 2,700 mentioning torture and 900 using "human rights" and war.)
  • [insert applicable databases]

Web sites

There are many good [insert topic] web sites on the internet. These web sites have been evaluated by library staff. Remember to always evaluate internet resources. To find out more about evaluating web sites, Lesley University has a very good guide.

[Search Engines]

  • [insert search engines]

[Web sites]

[Open Access journals]

  • [insert open access journals]

Basic Research Help

Please click the Ask a Librarian icon if you have any questions concerning these guides, need help finding material for your research or any general questions you might have.

General Library Information

Research guide prepared on 02.14.08 by Ted Intarabumrung: