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CSC124 Information, Technology & Society (Rachiele): Find Topics for Research Papers


Use this worksheet during our library session to find resources for your topic.  Your assignment is:

To what extent is the development of new technologies having a negative effect on us?

Sources will include:

  • Print resource, e.g. a book
  • Database resources, e.g., journal articles
  • Websites ending in .edu or sources from Google Scholar

Issues from Opposing Viewpoints

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cybercrime
  • Digital Media
  • Drones
  • Hacking and Hackers
  • Identity Theft
  • Internet
  • Mobile Apps
  • Mobile Phones
  • Online Social Networks
  • Smart Phones
  • Technology and Education
  • Technology and Society
  • Twitter
  • WikiLeaks

Find Topics for Research Papers Using...

Use the links below to browse books in these series of books designed especially for current and controversial issues.  Each book within these series addresses specific issues within one broad, overarching topic.

Some library databases can be used to help you find and choose a topic.  These databases will often present articles, videos and other information all in one place under one subject.  Rather than knowing a topic and then searching for information about it, these databases present the topics to you and then give you all the information about that topic.