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Do-It-Yourself Library: Possible Topics

I Want To Learn More About A Possible Topic

Before beginning more in-depth research, it's often helpful to get an overview of your topic through background research. This can help you develop a more effective research question and brainstorm better search terms.


 Here are a few useful databases for exploring potential topics:

  • Credo Reference- Topics connect users to real-time results from library-selected resources. 

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Controversial contemporary topic summaries and overviews of current issues. 

  • Access Science - Full text science and technology encyclopedia covering all major scientific disciplines. 

  • Gale eBooks- Full text encyclopedias and reference books in all disciplines. 

        

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