• Genocidal Event Project - Research Guide


    Full Directions



    Use the following recommended databases and article links over specific topics to guide your research.
    * Note * The following links will open on any school computer. If you are working from home, you must obtain the password to view from your library.  
    Best databases
    General search for ANY topic!
    Gale Virtual Reference Library
    Collection of over 1000 national and international newspapers.
    Best Websites:

    Possible Post WWII topics:  

    * Each link will provide you with a great place to start your research.  Use the best databases above to dig deeper. Use the CTRL >F tool to Find topics within articles. 

    • Cambodia under the Pol Pot regime
    • Bosnia Herzegovina during their revolution
    • Rwanda 1994 & Congo 1998
    • Syria, currently
    • Kurds in Iraq under Saddam Hussain
    • Sudan/South Sudan/Darfur
      • Sudan - Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, 2012
    • Burma/Myanmar and the Muslim Rohingya 
      • Rohingyas - Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, 2009
    • Uganda under Idi Amin
      • Uganda - Gale Encyclopedia of World History: Governments, 2009
    • Nigeria & the Boko Haram
      • Nigeria - Worldmark Encyclopedia of Religious Practices, 2015