Points of View Reference Center

Discover Both Sides of the Story

Whether you're preparing for a debate or just trying to understand a friend's perspective on an issue, Points of View Reference Center is a good place to start.

  • Prepare for an upcoming debate or persuasive speech.
  • Gather sources for an argumentative essay.
  • Win an argument.
  • Gain a balanced perspective on current events and controversial issues.

Get Started

Let our expert Katie show you how in this video tutorial.

"You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant." - Harlan Ellison

What You Get

  • Overview of the issue from both sides
  • Point and counterpoint (i.e. argument and opposing argument)
  • News stories
  • Primary source documents
  • Further resources
  • and more...

What You Need

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