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Biology Research Guide

Kishwaukee College Library

Finding Background Information

What is background information?

  • A general introduction to your topic, including...
  • The most important Facts, Concepts, and Issues.

Why do I need it?

Background information helps you:

  • Understand your topic
  • Narrow your topic
  • Write an introduction for your paper or presentation

How do I find it?

Start by Finding Some Facts!