Before selecting a topic or starting your research, make sure you understand your assignment. Consider:
When in doubt, consult with your teacher.
Choose a topic that interests you and will hold your attention. If you do, the research will be more enjoyable!
Can’t think of a topic to research?
Browse issues and topics for ideas in these databases that are specific to a variety of subjects:
Old Dominion University has developed a list of key words and phrases for a range of topics by subject for you to explore and expand upon. Take a look!