|Points of View Reference Center ~ Points of View Reference Center™ is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides more than 270 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.
SIRS Researcher ~ Thousands of highly targeted documents, primary source documents, websites, and multimedia (including 13,000+ research-quality images) represent viewpoints from the pros and cons, to everything in-between.
You may also want to check out some of the general resources linked from the ONLINE RESEARCH LINKS sidebar on the Media Center web page. Many of these resources also include information on these types of debatable topics.
Some of these resources are also accessible from home with password access. Stop in the Media Center for the Online Resources for Hastings High School handout which lists all of these tools and includes user names and passwords for remote access when available.