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ENGL 1001:English Composition at Clermont

Starting point for research for ENG 1001 assignments

Your Research Topic

Identifying key concepts and keywords in your research topic/question can help you build more efficient searches in Summon, library databases, and even Google. And, this helps you get more relevant results. The Key Concepts & Keywords video reviews this concept and walks you through the process using an example research question. Use the worksheet to help work through this process using your research topic/question. 

  1. Watch Key Concepts & Keywords video (2:15 minutes)
  2. Download Key Concepts & Keywords worksheet (Word file link)
  3. Fill out worksheet using your research topic/question (use either column on worksheet)

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