Expository Speeches

Print Resorces

OPAC – Do a subject search on your topic (think of possible synonyms as well).  If you don’t get any results, try a keyword search.

Digital Resources

ed1Stop: Use “Reference” tab to access encyclopedias for general information and definitions.  We have World Book Online and Grolier Online.  Use the “School Help” tab to access Discovery Streaming and BrainPOP videos.

Sirs Discoverer: This database includes online magazine articles, websites, and reference materials written for students. Reading level is indicated by color.  Use “Browse Subject Tree” (below the search box) to explore possible topic ideas.

EBSCOHost: This database includes online magazine articles, book reviews and reference materials; these materials include those written for students and for adults.

Websites – REMEMBER TO CHECK THE SOURCE’S CREDIBILITY.  Here are some tips:

1.  How did you find it?

2.  Is the site reputable?

3.  Is the site and information current?