8th Grade Social Studies History Research Paper Resources
The databases below are excellent for browsing for topic ideas as well as for gathering information on your topic.
Encyclopedias are helpful for basic topic overviews and background information.
In the link below you will find many more options,
including specialized Gale databases on topics such as health, science, business, and more.
Use the PowerSearch box below to access all the available Gale databases at once.
You'll need to log in to your Google account to access these.
We have many books on historical topics that are useful for this project.
- There's a cart of books set aside that you can browse for topics, or for books on your topic once you decide.
- After you decide on a topic, you can search for books here at school in the search box above or in the other Destiny links on the website.
- You can also see Ms. Doherty or Ms. Edwards for help finding a book.
- Cobblestone, Dig Into History, and National Geographic all have articles about historical topics.
Research Database and NoodleTools Video Tutorials
- Use the Title box below to select a topic, or search for a topic in the box labeled "Short description."
- These are often easier to view in full screen. To view a video in full screen, click the share arrow in the video (upper right corner), and then open the link in a new tab or a new window.