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Resources for Students
Advice for Student Writers
Topic, Focus, and Thesis
What do you do when you have no idea how to begin a writing project? Are you struggling to decide what to write about? Do you have so many ideas you that you feel overwhelmed? You are not alone. Watch this video for advice about identifying a topic, finding a focus, and determining a thesis.
You have your topic, but now how do you find reliable, credible information about it? How can you find sources that actually address your specific topic? How can you find enough information about your topic once you have narrowed it down? This brief video provides some tips for finding good sources for your writing.