- Documentary Addict – free, online streaming documentaries.
- FiveThirtyEight – statistics and analysis of current events and trends.
- MIT Technology Review – authoritative and accessible tech news.
- Ms. Magazine – feminist perspective blog and magazine.
- NYT Prompts for Argumentative Writing
- PBS Frontline – documentaries and video shorts on relevant and important topics.
- Pew Research – primary research, data, and graphs.
- Radiolab – engaging podcast with a scientific perspective.
- Stuff You Should Know – general interest podcasts on a variety of topics.
- TED Talks – short (<18 min), inspirational, meaningful talks from credible speakers.
- Wired – tech news and analysis
- The Boston Globe: Search past and current articles from the Boston Globe.
- The New York Times: Full-text articles beginning from 1995.
- Popular Magazines: This full-text database includes over 600 titles including: Business Week, Consumer Reports, Fortune, Time, National Geographic, National Review, The New Yorker, NPR, Oprah, Vanity Fair, and Vogue.
- JSTOR from the Boston Public Library (requires an e-card)