Deciding on a topic can be the hardest part about starting a research project.
Selecting Key Words
Narrowing and Expanding
Too Many Results? Try Narrowing Your Search by:
Not Enough Results? Try Expanding Your Search by:
Are there any databases or indexes you haven’t searched yet?
Keep in mind, some topics are so new (especially current events), you may not be able to find many books, so you might want to look at newspapers or periodicals.