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Choosing a topic
When choosing your topic it can be useful to look at current news stories and issue summaries. While you may not directly use or cite the information you find in these sources, they can be very useful for getting a working knowledge of your topic. Some knowledge of your topic will help you to come up with keywords and phrases and point you to where to look for more information. In other words, background knowledge will help you to develop a search strategy to make your searching more accurate and efficient.
For policy or issue summaries
Government and legislative information
Find scholarly literature
Using specific databases can help you to focus your search for academic articles on your topic.