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Talbott Global Studies - Absolutism RAFT: Getting Started

Assignment

 

Assignment - this link will provide you access to a view only copy of the assignment.  You can copy the file to your Google drive to edit.  

Stay Organized!  Before you begin gathering information, create a Google doc and title "Absolute Monarchy Works Cited" to paste citations from the database. When you are done with your research, watch the short video, found on the MLA Works Cited tab above, to finalize your works cited and make sure it follows MLA guidelines.  

Why use library resources?

How to use this research guide:

The best databases for this project are:

  • Britannica Encyclopedia
  • Biography in Context
  • World History in Context

Each tab above will provide you with access to the database on the left side of the page and a short tutorial on the right.  

The final tab, MLA Works Cited, will demonstrate how to create a formatted works cited page using the citations you found in the academic databases.  

Catherine II, the Great (1729-1796) Empress of Russia from 1796, 1794. Dmitry Levitzky (1735-1822) Russian-Ukrainian painter. Portrait Female Three-quarter Frontal. . Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 29 Oct 2015.

Catherine II, the Great (1729-1796) Empress of Russia from 1796, 1794. Dmitry Levitzky (1735-1822) Russian-Ukrainian painter. Portrait Female Three-quarter Frontal. . Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 29 Oct 2015. 

Remember when you are looking for pictures for school projects to check out the ImageQuest database!