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Talbott - Industrial Revolution (Honors): Getting started

How to use this guide:

This research guide is designed to help you research and design your online special edition newspaper:

There are several databases that you might find helpful and correlate to the tabs on this guide:

  • Britannica Encyclopedia
  • Biography in Context
  • World History in Context
  • Virtual Reference (collection of e-books)

Don't forget to maintain your sources!  Take advantage of the collaborative features in NoodleTools.  


When you publish online it is important that you can credit the artist/photographer, etc. as well as demonstrate that the image is eligible for you to re-use.   Our image database, ImageQuest has millions of images cleared for educational re-use and include a pre-made MLA citation.  

Advertisement - See Ms. Hopkins if you draw something by hand.  It is possible to scan and create a jpeg (image) file to add to your online newspaper.  


Your team will be using the new Google sites sites.google.com/new to design your special online edition newspaper.  This is a collaborative web design tool, refer to the tab above for tutorials.  

Industrial Revolution

PRINTING OFFICE, 1843. - The printing office of 'The Illustrated London News.' Wood engraving, English, 1843.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. quest.eb.com/search/140_1669013/1/140_1669013/cite. Accessed 10 Feb 2017.