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WRIT105 - Martin/Kalter

Finding Background Information on Your Topic

Once you've chosen your topic, you'll need background information in order to help develop your research question and inform your argumentative claim. Check out the library resources below.

How to Navigate the Library Catalog

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Research Starters

Research Starters are a great way to acquire background information on a variety of subjects, and are accessible right from the 'Find Articles & More' search tab on the homepage of the library website. Simply input a search for your topic or subject, and a relevant Research Starter will appear at the top of the results page.

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Databases for Background Information

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