Searches the groups that create public policy research, analysis, and activity. These sites are affiliated with universities, governments, advocacy groups, foundations, and non-governmental organizations. From Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
A link to the subject page for charter schools from the New York Times. An account may be required to access some articles; if so, try looking for the article in the New York Times database on the library website, or contact a librarian about getting a free student account.
What is Lion Lookup?Lion Lookup lets you search multiple databases at the same time. Make sure to check the "full-text" option. Use the Passwords tab on this page to find the password information to use from home.
Saves time by "casting a wide net" instead of searching individual databases one at a time.
Searches for a lot of different material types at once (e.g. books and ebooks, scholarly articles, newspapers, streaming video, etc.)
Can be overwhelming--searches that are not specific enough may bring back too many results.
Doesn't search ALL library databases and electronic resources--you may miss some good sources.
Make sure to check the "full-text" option. Use the Passwords tab on this page to find the password information to use from home.