The first step when starting your history assignment is identifying a topic to research. Here are a few tips for identifying your topic:
Use encyclopedias to get an overview of your research topic. The information you gather from encyclopedia articles will help you to define and focus your research.
Tip: Pay attention to key concepts and terms. You can use them to refine searches in other collections and databases.
Use our Primo Search to find books and more.
Browse the following areas in the library's Reference and General collections.