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Aging
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
This Guide is designed to support SO 107, The Sociology of Aging.
Appreciation of Music
by Glen Bencivengo, Ruth Hamann - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
This LibGuide is designed to support MU 106, Appreciation of Music. It will concentrate on sources of biographical information for composers, as well as audio-visual sources for vocal and orchestral music.
Bullying
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 31, 2015
Bullying is the use of aggression, often repeatedly, on another person, usually a student. It can be in person, or on social media. It can lead to tragic results if not curtailed.
Capital Punishment/Death Penalty
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Aug 12, 2015
Capital punishment remains a controversial issue in the United States. While several states do not have the death penalty, most still do
Charter Schools
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Aug 7, 2015
There is debate over the value and effectiveness of charger schools. This libguide will provide information about this debate.
Citing Your Sources
by Elaine Goldman, Ken Karol, Loren Kleinman - Last Updated Sep 4, 2015
This guide contains information on citation best practices as well as brief citation guides for both MLA and APA styles.
Copyright & Education
by PCCC Library - Last Updated Jul 15, 2014
A resource for faculty, librarians, and students.
DE 020:Research Guide
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Sep 2, 2015
Death and Dying
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
This LibGuide is designed to supplement but NOT replace the LibGuide written by the professor teaching SO 205 "Death and Dying"
Earth Day
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Jun 11, 2015
Celebrate Earth Day!
eBooks Guide
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Jul 15, 2015
How to locate and download e-books
EN 101:Research Guide
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Aug 18, 2015
EN 102:Research Guide
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Jun 12, 2015
Ernest Hemingway
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
One of America's most influential 20th Century writers, Ernest Hemingway produced a body of work that continues to be read by scholars, students and everyone who loves fine literature.
Evaluating Sources
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Aug 24, 2015
F. Scott Fitzgerald
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Aug 6, 2015
The author of four completed novels and numerous short stoires, F. Scott Fitzgerald is considered one of America's greatest twentieth century writers.
Flannery O'Connor
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Born in 1925, Flannery O'Connor is a respected novelist and short story writer. She died in 1964.
For Faculty: Assignment Alert Form
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Mar 17, 2015
Faculty: Alert librarians to new research assignments so we can better help the students!
Freedom of Speech
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
Freedom of Speech is considered a fundamental right in the United States and speech is protected by the First Amendment. There are, however, certain limitations.
Global Warming/Climate Change
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Aug 5, 2015
The issues of global warming and climate change are controversial. This libguide will provide sources and information on these current important topics.
Google 101
by PCCC Libguides - Last Updated Jun 3, 2015
A guide to using Google search and other Google tools
Government and the Internet
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Aug 26, 2015
The Internet is an important information source for many people. Questions arise about whether it should be controlled by the power of government. This libguide will provide sources to study this issue.
Group Dynamics Research
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Sep 1, 2015
Harlem Renaissance
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Sep 4, 2015
The Harlem Renaissance was a rich cultural movement that mainly took place in Harlem New York from about 1918 to the mid 30's. During that time, it was known as the "New Negro Movement."
Heroin
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 15, 2015
This Libguide will provide information on widespread use of heroin in the United States. PCCC books, articles and websites will be included.
Historical Jesus
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
The objective of this LibGuide is to introduce the student to the complex subject of "The Historical Jesus." Scholars and others hold strong views on this topic. There is debate about the personality and beliefs of Jesus, as this Guide will illustrate
Historical Research Methods
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 28, 2015
Doing historical research and writing term papers can be challenging. This guide will provide some tips one how to write an excellent paper.
Homeland Security
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
In this time of danger from terrorism, the United States has taken steps to protect its citizens. "Homeland Security" is the blanket term for this effort
HS 209: Drugs, Society and Human Behavior
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 15, 2015
The purpose of this Libguide is to support HS 209: Drugs, Society and Human Behavior
HS 210 Counseling and Treatment of Addictions
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 15, 2015
This Libguide will provide information to assist students taking HS 210
Immigration Reform
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
Immigration reform is a politically charged topic. This Libguide will provide information to the student wishing to learn and write about this issue.
Information Literacy
by Ken Karol - Last Updated Aug 4, 2015
Information about Information Literacy initiatives at PCCC, as well as a "how to" guide for faculty creating Info Lit assignments
Integrity and Justice
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 24, 2015
The PCCC library has books that will elucidate the concepts of integrity and justice. Database searching is not fruitful for the broad concepts of justice and intergrity
Kate Chopin
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Kate Chopin, who died in 1904, is a respected novelist and short story writer. Ahead of her time, she wrote frankly about the status of women, sexuality, racism and adultery.
Library of Congress Classification
by PCCC Library - Last Updated Jul 15, 2014
Shelf-reading tutorial.
Library Research
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 10, 2015
Mark Twain
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Aug 6, 2015
S.L. Clemens aka Mark Twain is perhaps one of America's best known writers. A product of the Midwest and the Mississippi River, Twain wrote such great novels as Tom Sawyer and of course Huckleberry Finn.
Near Death Experiences (NDE)
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 29, 2015
Some individuals who have nearly died or who are considered clinically dead report traveling through a tunnel, approaching a light and seeing deceased beings.
Obesity
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 15, 2015
This Libguide will provide resources dealing with the issue of obesity in the United States
PL101 Political Science
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
This course explores the rudiments of political science, the branches of government, political theory, ideologies, behavior, and socialization, and totalitarianism.
Politics and Business
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
The Libguide will provide books, articles from databases, websites and a video about the general topic of business and politics
RA 208 Ethics and Law in Radiologic Sciences -- Guide to Resources
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Jun 11, 2015
A guide to information resources to aid in understanding, describing and supporting ethical issues in the radiologic sciences.
RA200 (Radiation Biology) Radiation Protection Journal Club
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Jun 11, 2015
A guide to searching and understanding Library databases to locate research based, professional and peer-reviewed journal articles that meet RA200 Journal Club objectives.
Religious Freedom
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Religious freedom is a fundamental right in the United States. This right has been and will continue to be litigated in the courts
Same Sex/Gay Marriage
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Sep 4, 2015
The United States Supreme Court ruled that same sex marriages are legal in the United States. This ruling is controversial.
Search and Seizure Law
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jul 24, 2015
This Libguide will concentrate on the rights individuals have under the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution
Sociology Research
by Elaine Goldman - Last Updated Aug 24, 2015
Terrorism
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Passaic County Community College Library is an excellent resource for students searching for information about terrorism. This LibGuide will cover books ( in various formats), databases and websites.
The American Civil War
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
The Civil War was a defining moment in American History. This LibGuide will cover books, websites and videos.
The American Progressive Movement
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
During the first two decades of the 20th century, a diverse group of Americans believed that reform was necessary as the country became more urbanized and diverse
The American Revolutionary War
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
The American Revolutionary War lasted from 1775 to 1781. The Treaty of Paris was signed in 1783. This LibGuide will cover books, databases and other sources dealing with the war and its aftermath.
The Dead Sea Scrolls
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
First discovered in 1947, The Dead Sea Scrolls have provided invaluable information about the Essenes and early Christian beliefs
The French and Indian War
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Winston Churchill called the French and Indian War ( also called The Seven Years War) the first "world war." This guide will be about the causes, battles, personalities and final outcome of the war for the control of North America
The Great Depression
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
This LibGuide will list books, websites and other sources covering the years from 1929 to 1941, a period of severe economic hardship for many Americans
The Industrial Revolution
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
While some historians are hesitant to call the technological and social changes that occured in England in the late 18th century as a revolution, these changes did indeed transform Europe and the world.
The Kite Runner
by Elaine Goldman, Heather Wojdylo - Last Updated Nov 24, 2014
The New Deal
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
In July 1932 in a nomination acceptance speech, Franklin D. Roosevelt pledged himself to a New Deal for the American people. This Guide will cover material which will be of help in finding information about this important period in American history
The Patriot Act
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Passed by Congress in response to the September 11, 2001 attacks, the Patriot Act gives the Federal government more power to track and intercept communications.
The Underground Railroad
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
The Underground Railroad was a complex secret network of routes, safe houses and individuals who helped antebellum slaves escape to freedom
The Vietnam War
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
During the 1960's and early 70's, the United States fought a war in Southeast Asia. In 1958, Communist led fighters began to battle the South Vietnamese government. The war escalated and by 1968, there were over 500,000 American troops in Vietnam
The War of 1812
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
The military conflict between the United States and Great Britain started in June 1812 and ended in February, 1815. While there were no boundaries changes, it resolved some issues that were of great concern to Americans
William Faulkner
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
Born in 1897, William Faulkner is one of America's most important twentieth-century writers. While born and raised in the South, his themes are universal.
World War I " The Great War"
by Glen Bencivengo - Last Updated Jun 30, 2015
World War One, also called "The Great War" caused the death of millions of soldiers and civilians. Technological advances led to massive deaths and destruction. Entire generations of young men were slaugthered.
 

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