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Stetter : Choosing & Narrowing Your Topic

Library Databases

Some library databases can be used to help you find and choose a topic.  These databases will often present articles, videos and other information all in one place under one subject.  Rather than knowing a topic and then searching for information about it, these databases present the topics to you and then give you all the information about that topic.


Four Steps to Narrow Your Research Topic

Books in the Library Collection

Contemporary World Issues
Information Plus Reference Series
Opposing Viewpoints
Reference Shelf
Taking Sides: Clashing Views on...