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Media Studies

Background Information

Start your research by collecting background information on your proposed topic.

Background information will:

     1. Help you familiarize yourself with your topic.

     2. Provide you with a "Big Picture," ensuring that you won't forget something important about your topic.

     3. Identify different views on your topic.

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Credo is an easy-to-use tool for starting research. Use this box to search hundreds of full-text reference titles, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos.

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