Nov. 25, 2015:  

Jefferson Community College offices will close Wednesday, November 25 at 3:00 p.m. and will re-open Monday, November 30 at 9:00 a.m. in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Controversial Issues

  • CQ Researcher
    Provides reports on current and controversial issues, giving all sides of an issue and citations to other sources of information. Great for topic selection and focusing. Includes full-text going back to 1923.
  • Newsbank Special Reports
    Articles, links, maps and graphics focused on topics of current interest. Includes content from sources throughout the world to provide a global perspective, current and background information, and statistics.
  • Opposing Viewpoints 
    Provides essays offering in-depth analysis of all sides of many current social issues. Great for topic selection and focusing.
  • Points of View Reference Center  
    Provides articles and essays on current and controversial topics. A good source to use when considering all sides of a topic. Includes images, videos, primary documents and radio/TV news transcripts.