Explore Background Information
- Read Encyclopedia Britannica or Very Short Introductions, or look through CREDO for background research to learn more about your topic and find keywords;
- your course readings and class notes will also provide more keywords!
- Brainstorm related concepts and keywords.
- For example, if your topic is "vegetarianism," write down synonyms or related terms: vegans, whole grains, animal rights.
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