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The New Imperialism Essay: Step 1: Background Information
Before you begin your in-depth research, your first step is to locate background information on your assigned topic. Use the resources below to locate information needed to complete your prospectus. Then, work on developing a list of keywords related to your topic.
The Gale Virtual Reference Library offers access to numerous eBooks for various subjects, ranging from medicine to history and science. This is a great place to locate reference materials on a topic.
After you have read and reviewed some information, you will need to start pulling out the important terms to use when doing your in-depth research. View the video below on assisting with keyword development.