If you are having trouble selecting your topic for a research assignment or paper, you can get topic ideas and overviews by browsing:
The sources listed on this page can help you formulate your thesis statement.
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The library has several sets of books (click on links below) that will help you come up with topic ideas as well as help you narrow down your topic.
Encyclopedias can also give you topic ideas. Review the subjects and titles in our Gale Virtual Reference Library online collection of specialized encyclopedias to find topic ideas.