SIRS Renaissance - provides current perspectives on the arts and humanities through articles, newspapers, and magazines.
Biography in Context - typically the go-to resource when you are gathering information on a person
EBSCO - a comprehensive and dynamic database that provides access to hundreds of resources. This one can be tricky to search, don't hesitate to ask Ms. Hopkins for help.
The benefit of using these resources is that you can assume they have been edited and reviewed for content. They also provide you with MLA citations that you can copy and paste directly into your presentation.