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This guide will take you through the process of deciding on a topic, finding reliable information about the topic and citing the information your have found.
- START EARLY X 10! Don't put off your papers.
- Know and Understand your topic. Verify with your insturctor that what you have selected is appropriate and doable for the course.
Databases for Topic Selection and Background Information
Tips on deciding:
You can use the following resources to help you select your topic. The databases have thesauri, and subject guide that will help you see if there are articles on the topics.
Contains fulltext reports that focus on a specific topic that is newsworthy or of broad interest. Topics include health, social issues and crime.