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Research - Step by Step: Choose a Topic

Choosing

Your topic

  • Meets requirements
  • Holds your interest
  • Has information available
  • Cleared with professor

Technology Tips

Mind mapping

  • brainstorm
  • map ideas
  • connect information

General Databases to Start Research

Choosing a Topic

Keywords

Once you have an idea, brainstorm some words that authors could use to describe that idea.These will become your search terms.

Current Events Podcasts

Books for choosing topics

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