Some English instructors will assign an Ethnographic Essay for your English class. What is an Ethnographic Essay?
Be sure to take a look at the [Subject Guide] that deals with your topic more specifically. For instance, if you're interested in writing about doctors, nurses, or other health professions, consider a Database from the [Health], [Nursing], or other health-related Subject Guides.
General OneFile: Many full-text articles on topics of general interest.
Grand Rapids Press: Full-text articles from 2000 to present. Good source if you are examining a local site, culture, or subculture.
Points of View: Articles, essays and reference material on current topics.
ProQuest Research Library: A multi-disciplinary database with full-text articles.
SocINDEX with Full Text: Covers all aspects of sociology and related disciplines with many full-text articles.
For more ideas on ethnographic essay topics, review your textbook or visit the links below.