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English 102 (Writing About Literature) Research Guide: Doubt

Use this guide to find articles about authors and their works! We also have tips for citing sources in MLA style.

Doubt

Online Catalog

Search the online catalog to find books, e-books, and other sources for the project. To access e-books, click on the link that says Online access. Your 7-digit College ID number is needed for remote access to e-books.

Be willing to try a variety of search terms to find appropriate sources. Some suggestions:

  • Catholic Church history
  • Catholic Church - customs and practices
  • Vatican II
  • Vatican Council 2nd
  • civil rights movements - United States
  • racism - United States - history
  • United States - race relations
  • feminism - United States - history - 20th century
  • women's rights - United States - history - 20th century
  • child sexual abuse by clergy
  • sexual misconduct by clergy

Catholic Church in the 1960s

Use a combination of sources dealing with the 1960s and sources dealing with religion.  Suggested print reference sources are listed first followed by e-books and databases, and other sources. Use the catalog to find additional books.

Encyclopedia of Religion
Ref BL 31 E46

Encyclopedia of the Sixties
Ref E 169.12 E515

The HarperCollins Encyclopedia of Catholicism
Ref BX841 H37

Women in 1960's America

Civil Rights / Race Relations in the 1960s

Use a combination of sources dealing with the 1960s and sources dealing with civil rights / racial issues. Suggested print reference sources are listed first followed by e-books and databases. Use the catalog to find additional books.

The Civil Rights Movement
Ref E 185.61 C6124

Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties
Ref KF 4747.5 E53

Encyclopedia of the Sixties
E 169.12 E515

Literature Criticism of the Play / Movie Reviews

The library has resources to help you find reviews of the movie and litertaure criticism of the play.  Keep in mind, however, that the amount of literature criticism available will be limited because Doubt was written just a few years ago. The currency of the play also means that the library's catalog will not be a good resource for this project.  Instead, explore the resources listed below: