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Finding Information about an Active Shooter: Home

Journal, Magazine and Newspaper articles

Finding material on Google

To find professional web sites on Google, try this approach:

active shooter site:gov


active shooter site: edu

This way you narrow your search down. to government or educational sources.  You could use "org", "mil", "com" etc. also.

Google Web Search

Criteria for the Paper

Length:  900 – 1,000 words

Documentation Style     MLA

Sources  Journals:  at least one                                   

                Newspapers and magazines:  at least one   

                Government or police documents:  at least one

                Professional web sites:  at least one 

                Books:  at least one


To find information in the JSCC Library's book collection (both print and electronic), try using the following words:

active shooters


school violence

school shootings

Serial killers

Summon Discovery Search

Statistics Sources