Course: Eng 101 English Comp I

Prof. Hazel Bright
Instruction Librarian: Ted Intarabumrung

This guide is designed to help you research
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!

Information Need

Student will find some information for his/her issues below in the RCC library resources.

Smoking and Air Effects
Environmental Change from Living in American vs. Jamaica
Natutal Disaster: Some People Lose Focus on Right or Wrong
Effect of Marijuana on Urban Communitie: Rhode Island and Utah
Forming and Maintaining a Healthy Family Climate: Overcoming the Obstacles
Sedentary Lifestyles and Lack of Greenery Contribute to Childhood Obesity, Causing Diseases
Comparing Perceptions of Climate Change between Nigeria and the U.S.
How Does Recycling Decrease Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Global Warming: Responsibility of Nature vs. Humans
Climate Change Leads to Increase Mental Health Problems
Potential Effect of Nuclear Bombs on the Environment



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 Boston Public Library)

Student will find some information for his/her topcis below in the RCC library resources.

Electronic Book


Reference Books Online

Credo Reference


Browse these paper journals and magazines in the library's first floor periodicals section for articles.
  • Newsweeks
  • US News & World Report


Information Evaluation


Web sites

Lesley University

Open Access journals

Citing Sources: Style Guides

APA Style Tutorial
Duke Library Guide to Assembling a List of Works Cited
Laguardia Community College Library MLA and APA citation style
The Owl at Purdue: APA Formatting and Style Guide
The Owl at Purdue: MLA 2009 Formatting and Style Guide

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