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Prof. Packer - English 101: Get to Know Your Topic - Background Information

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Background Information - Online Resources

Understand Your Topic - Where To Look

You probably already know a little something about the topic you chose, but it's important to find out more in order to write an intelligent research paper and/or make a good argument.

Ask yourself:

  • What do I know?
  • What can I find out?

Reference resources help you find out more

Use general reference sources to gather background information on your topic.  The sources to the left are good starting points for your research and will help you become better acquainted with your topic.

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