Assignment Research Calculator

Henry Madden Library

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Is Your Topic Too Narrow or Specific?

If a topic is too specific you will not find enough material for your research.

Example: How does teenage pregnancy among minorities affect grades and dropout rates in Fresno high schools?

Use Academic Search Premier in different search interfaces to help broaden your topic.

Academic Search Premier in different search interfaces


 

Another possibility is to use the cloud feature of Quintura: Seek and Find to manipulate your topic and see what you can find on the web.

visual search engine results and cloud feature for the words