Your research area of interest for your assignment may start as a topic then develop into a research question (or other form as determined by your assignment). During this initial phase, remember:
Once you have a research question, you'll want to identify key concepts and keywords in your question to help you find sources to support your assignment. These keywords and key concepts help build more efficient searches in Summon, library databases, and Google. And, this means you get more relevant search results.
The Key Concepts & Keywords video introduces the concept of identifying keywords and how the process works using an example research question. Use the worksheet to help work through this process using your research question.
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