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ENG 152: Food and Health in America

ENG 152 Composition II Information Literacy Session III: Research

Off-Campus Access to Databases

To access any database in this Research Guide from off campus, you will need your myMCC login. You may find your myMCC login at www.mchenry.edu/myMCC. Click on "Password Reset/Find Username."  

Keywords & search terms

Try researching using search terms such as:

agribusiness

agricultural biotechnology

agricultural subsidies

designer food

diet and disease

factory farming

food additives

food labels

food poisoning outbreaks

food production or supply

genetically modified organisms (GMOs)

meat production

nutrition disorders

nutritional epidemiology

obesity

What other terms come to mind?

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ENG 152 Information Literacy Objectives

INFORMATION LITERACY is one of MCC's four general education goals. Information Literacy is the ability to recognize when information is needed and to locate, evaluate and use information effectively. In this course, you will learn how to:

1. Select appropriate search tools to identify and locate information sources.

2. Construct effective database searches.

These skills will enable you to find good quality resources for your research assignments!

Food Choices

junk food vs. healthy food

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