This guide is intended for students enrolled in Professor Grassinger's SPH 101 course. It covers research tools to help you add quality content to your speeches and presentations.
When you have questions you can find my contact information on the right side of the screen.
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Find books, articles, videos, and more from a single search box.
Want to see our complete lineup of databases? Check out our A-Z list where you can see all of our databases and sort them by subject area.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS), “Fall Enrollment in Institutions of Higher Education” surveys, 1970 through 1985; 1986 through 2010 Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, “Fall Enrollment Survey” (IPEDS-EF:86–99), and Spring 2001 through Spring 2010; and Projections of Education Statistics to 2020.
Find statistics via Google by limiting your search to .gov and .edu domains (these are usually good sources for statistics.) For example, site:gov statistics skin cancer can help you locate skin cancer statistics from .gov websites.
Google Image Search
Use the advanced search screen to limit your search to only include images marked for reuse under a Creative Commons license. Look for the Usage Rights section and choose the "Only images labeled for reuse" option:
You can also use the advanced search menu to access the same search settings:
This image sharing site includes a Creative Commons area that can be searched and browsed.
|Creative Commons Search
A multimedia search form to locate images, video, and audio that are licensed for reuse under Creative Commons licenses.