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Importance of Background Information
When you do background research you can find:
- Words or phrases that are specific to your topic.
- Information that answers basic information on your topic.
- Major ideas related to your topic.
- People, places, time periods that are relevant to your topic.
- Additional readings on your topic.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Full-text dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesaurus, encyclopedias, and atlases.