Our goals for today:
A. Explore your topic and work towards turning it into a research question
B. Using library resources perform a preliminary literature review on your topic. Find at least three sources that might be relevant to your topic. Try to find:
Working in groups of two, brainstorm for ten minutes on each of your topics. Explore relationships, concepts, variables, and potential revisions. Look at results and ask yourself the following questions:
Pick out the KEY components of your topic. List synonyms and variants for these key components. Use your key components, synonyms and variants as search strategies with the library catalog, discovery system and primary sources in this guide to conduct a preliminary literature review on your topic.
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