Debate & Persuasive Speaking

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Books & eBooks

For a curated list of print books and eBooks on public speaking in our library's collection: 

  1. Follow the link to our Atrium catalog:
    Atriuum (Online Catalog)

  2. Click on the "List" tab.

  3. Select the Public Speaking Pathfinder.

You can also try your own search using the Atriuum search box above.

Vital Speeches of the Day
Vital Speeches of the Day

Be Alert!
Fake News
ID Pseudo-Science
Boloney Detection Kit
Evaluate ALL Sources

Pro-Con Databases
Opposing Viewpoints
Points of View
Topic Search

Magazine Databases
Master File Premier
Reader's Guide

Newspaper Databases
Newspapers are a great primary source for current information and editorials on debate topics. However, while editorials may contain facts, they are opinion pieces and do not carry the same weight as peer-reviewed research.
Newspaper Source Plus
News Wires
Web News

Reference Databases
Britannica School
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Oxford English Dictionary
Oxford Reference