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ENGL 202A: Effective Writing: Writing in the Social Sciences (Harrisburg)

This guide is for students in Penn State Harrisburg's ENGL 202A. It includes databases, research tips, and other resources for various ENGL 202A assignments.

Choosing a Topic: Databases and Web Sites

Choosing a Topic: Magazines and Applied Journals

Magazines can spark ideas for research topics. Journals that focus on "applied" (real-world) topics are also helpful. Here are some you can read for free online or through the library:

For links to additional journals available at Penn State, see BrowZine: Social Science and Behavioral Science. If you are using it off-campus, choose “Penn State University Libraries” from the list, and supply your Access Account user ID and password when prompted.