You may be surprised what you can find here!
It is difficult to define a topic with much specificity before starting
your research. But until you define your topic, you won't know where to
begin your search for information and you won't know what to look for.
With a well-defined topic, you can focus your search strategies to find
lots of relevant information without also finding a lot of useless
This guide (http://libguides.wesleyan.edu/topic) walks you through the steps of selecting a topic for your research.