Use these resources to get topic ideas, find quick data, or learn the basics about a subject. To use them from off-campus, click the link, and then enter your Rosemont email and password when prompted.
We know, we know -- you already know your course textbook is a good source of information!
But there are other ways you can use your textbook to find MORE resources, and on more specific topics. Try these strategies:
If you need more background information than we have in our reference collection, you can try the open web.
Before you use any site on the open web, though, remember: not all information online is created equal!
The following tutorials will help you learn to tell good websites from bad. And remember, checking out the open web can be helpful to learn the basics of a subject -- but most websites should NOT be used as sources for an assignment!