This guide is intended to help you find:
Use the tabs to navigate through the pages of the guide.
Step 1: Identify and Develop your Topic
Decide on the topic you would like to study. Try to answer the what, why, who, where and when
questions in relation to your topic.
Step 2: Find Background Information in Reference Sources
Step 3: Find out what has already been written on your topic in Books and Articles
Step 4: Consider other types of materials that might support your research
For more thorough research, go beyond books and articles to identify information in other formats,
such as articles, books, journals, news, country information, government documents, Middle East focused sources
Step 5: Cite your sources correctly