The Researching the Topic portion of this guide is intended as a "research project starter" and is divided into four parts. These are available by clicking one of the following links or by mousing over the Researching the Topic tab, then clicking on the appropriate link. For subject specific research guides, check out the library's Research Guides.
Sidebars here provide links to search techniques, sources of background information such as dictionaries, encyclopedias and statistics for basic knowledge and facts on a topic. Other links provide information on primary vs secondary sources, and where to find information by more specific types, such as journal articles, experts, etc.