Background information you find helps give you a grasp of your
topic. More in depth resources help you refine and focus your topic
In the links below:
At the Articles link, try a general database such
as Academic Search Premier or Proquest Research Library. These will have
articles on a wide variety of topics.
For more specific resources, check out the guides
in the left hand toolbar They suggest resources for specific topics such as
American History, Philosophy and Theater. In fact, there's a guide to
match every University area of study, and other topics as well.
At the Books link, try searching your topic by
keyword in the Kent Library Catalog. If you have 3 or more days lead time,
also check out the MOBIUS catalog for millions, (as in 6 digits) of books.