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CIS 111: Composition & Communication II
This guide includes library help information specially tailored for students in CIS 111.
This guide is designed to help you with library research associated with CIS 111.
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Conducting Background Research (1:06) is an important part of the overall research process. This quick video will give you tips on how to go about this part of the process.
Find Background Information
Research topics are often formed from a vague or general idea. Background information is used for providing definitions, historical background, or context, and for enlarging your initial idea. Begin with Gale Virtual Reference Libraryto quickly locate information on your topic or to help you focus your topic idea.