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How to Use Gale Opposing Viewpoints: Organizing Your Research

OVIC Features

Working with Documents

Tools manage your research with document tools and features.

  • Use Cite to generate a citation using MLA, APA, or Chicago style. Export the citation into a variety of tools, or simply copy and paste it into your bibliography. 
  • Click Send to. . . to email or export the result to your Google Drive or OneDrive account, allowing you to access it indefinitely. An Opposing Viewpoints folder is automatically created to make it easy to find your exported documents.
  • Download or Print the document to keep a copy of the result, including any highlights and notes you’ve added.
  • Use Get Link to create a URL back to practically any page you choose. Copy and paste the link in documents, on websites, or anywhere else you’d normally place a URL. This tool provides an easy way for you to share individual results, searches, and more.

Cite Your Sources Accurately

It's important to cite your sources accurately. OVIC can help - each article on the site includes "Citation Tools" link. Select the option, and you will see a new window with a pre-formatted citation, in MLA, APA, and Chicago styles. Click Select to copy the preferred format. Double check the appropriate citation handbook to ensure the automatic citations are correct.