Human Communication 138/338: Background

The library guide has been designed to assist the CSUF Debate Team with their research needs.

Background and Introductory Information

When starting research, you need to quickly become familiar with the details of your topic.  Use the introductory databases below to become an "instant expert" on your topic. These database are good sources for background information, explanation on theories, statistics, names of people, laws, policies, or opinions involved.

Start with
Opposing Viewpoints for an overview and a variety of perspectives. Click on Advanced to focus your search.

Databases that offer background information

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