Altwerger ENG3U


This page is designed to help Gr. 11 students research  topics related to themes in  Margaret Atwood’s Oryx and Crake.


Use this list of subscription database to get relevant academic articles. All username and passwords can be found in your school agenda.

  • Be sure to limit your search to good quality articles;  newspaper, encyclopedia and website articles  may not be appropriate to cite for this assignment.
  1. Global Issues in Context
  2. Canadian Reference Centre
  3. Science Reference Centre


Remember to email, save or record article sources for future reference. Use the full version of to help you create a properly formatted works cited list.


Do you know how to tell the difference between popular and academic research?




  • Having trouble understanding the plot? Try this video for a quick overview