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Choose topics: Topics

Find and develop a research topic.

Places to find a topic - databases

These databases have lists of topics for you to explore.

Explore and develop your topic

Choose and explore a topic - click for a short IRIS tutorial to get you started.

 Tips for Choosing a Topic - below is a 5 minute video via YouTube.
 

Tools

Places to find a topic - encyclopedias

Encyclopedias are great places to get topic ideas!  You can find definities, basic facts and background information.

Books

Places to find a topic - Web sites