Watch the short video below (for real though, what is a library database?), then dive into library resources.
If you're researching a historical aspect of Memphis, check out McWherter Library's Special Collections.
Mini-guides for Memphis music, education, crime/violence, urban parks, and urban art.
Start exploring potential topics using these databases:
Use numbers, graphics, and maps to back up your argument. Some of these are links to government websites, and some are links to library databases. You have access to all of these:
Newspaper articles can be the best connection between your topic and how it relates directly to Memphis. Dig through these using microfilm on McWherter's 2nd floor (old-school!), using Google's site tool, or using the links below.