Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking
Research Project

Mastery Objective: You will be able to access, search, and find information on modern slavery and human trafficking in various countries from credible databases and websites to complete the project.

To access: Go to Lenape Media Center (http://www.lrhsd.org/lhsmedia)
                            ---Click on CLASS PROJECTS (on left)
                                        ---Click on Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking Research Project

WEBSITES

 

*Trafficking in Persons Report - US Dept. of State (June 2012)*

  • Scroll down to HTML and select COUNTRY NARRATIVES -- this will provide detailed information on your specific country.

  • Click on "Victims' Stories" to read about specific people who have been victims of modern slavery
    http://www.state.gov/g/tip/rls/tiprpt/2012/index.htm

 

Human Trafficking and Modern-Day Slavery
From a professor at the University of Massachusetts, this site profiles countries around the globe and describes the current conditions regarding human trafficking and modern slavery.
http://www.gvnet.com/humantrafficking/

 

ONLINE DATABASES

Student Research Center

  • Enter username & password: lenapehs1
  • Search for MODERN SLAVERY or HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • Use boxes at top of page to limit your results (to articles from Newspapers, Magazines, etc.)

Opposing Viewpoints

  • Enter password: lenapehs1
  • In search box, enter MODERN SLAVERY or HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • Find: articles, images, primary sources and other information

Global Issues in Context

  • Enter password: lenapehs1
  • In search box at top, enter HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • Find: articles, podcasts, videos, news feeds, images, primary sources and other information

SIRS Researcher

  • Enter username and password: senecahs
  • Search for HUMAN TRAFFICKING as a subject heading
  • Find statistics, overview articles, interactive maps, and various magazine and journal articles on this topic.

E-BOOKS

E-Books through the Virtual Reference Library

  • Enter password: lenapehs1
  • Either enter HUMAN TRAFFICKING in the SEARCH BOX -- OR  
  • Under HISTORY and SOCIAL SCIENCE, you will find useful e-books
  • In the E-Book, you can browse the eTable of Contents
  • In the E-Book, you can Search (left) for a specific topic -- Be sure to check off "within this publication"

Page created by Ms. Fauver & Ms. Gaffney for English classes at Lenape High School.  Last updated 02/11/13 by Ms. Fauver.