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Latin America Webquest (McMurray 8th Grade): Online Resources

Country Research

New York Times

 Do you want unlimited access to the New York Times? You have an unlimited number of articles through the MBA subscription:

Visit nytimes.com/passes.   Create a free NYTimes.com account using your school email address.  If you already have a NYTimes.com account associated with your school email address, log in with those credentials.

·  Check your email inbox for our confirmation message.  Click on the link in your confirmation message to validate your email address and claim your Pass.  If the confirmation email didn’t arrive, check your spam folder. If it isn’t there, send an email to edu@nytimes.com from your school email address to request confirmation.

Full Archives of National Geographic Magazine

General Encyclopedias

These general sources will provide a great overview of your country.   In addition, each article contains links to websites and in many cases, periodicals (magazines) as well.  Remember, you'll need usernames and passwords if you are researching off campus.  See the box on this page for the off-campus link.

Webpath Express

One way to search for reputable websites is to search Webpath Express, which is part of Destiny.