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WRD 111: Composition & Communication II: 2: Search Strategies

the second course in the composition & communication sequence, in which students compose written, spoken, and multimedia arguments about public issues. Summer 2010.

Find Background Info Here!

Once you have identified some keywords, the next step is to find background information on your topic. Background research provides important facts related to your topic, such as terminology, dates, events, history, and names or organizations.

GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY is an e-collection of full-text encyclopedias and other specialized reference sources on many different subjects.


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