Topic selection, research, and the writing process in college are not easy; they are intertwined and dependent upon each other.
This 3 minute video explains how college research is messier than many realize; it also discusses the importance of performing research early in the assignment process.
1. Watch the video
Burke, Anne, et al. Picking Your Topic IS Research. NSCU Library; http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/tutorials/picking_topic/ Accessed July 1, 2015.
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2. Download the worksheet and complete it.
3. When you are finished the worksheet, click "Submit" and upload your work.