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Contemporary & Popular Issues: hot topics research

Library research tools to help you find sources for research and writing on current events, hot topics and pro/con issues

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Search here for encyclopedias, dictionaries, articles, images, & reference material for background information.

GATHERING BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Gathering background information, getting a general overview, and building context for your topic are some of the first steps to doing research. The resources below can help you find material in the FIU Libraries on contemporary & popular issues.

Reference Resources