Finding background information is an important part of the Research Process!
Why do background research?
Here are some databases to help you get started!
Where can you find background information?
Reference sources are useful research tools that you can use to help you find authoritative, background information.
Information you find during this part of the research process is meant to help you identify key search terms that can help you search for scholarly sources.
This page was created by Magen Nosworthy (Fall 2018 ENGL 489)