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Current Events: Getting Started

Guide to help you find research on current events and hot topics in the news.

Pick Your Topic

Recommended websites to help you pick a current event topic.

Find Background Information on Your Topic

How to do Research in College

Bess & Frank Gladhill Learning Commons Hours and Location

 

Gladhill Learning Commons
2nd Floor, Linganore Hall
301-846-2444
Hours and Special Closings

 

Other Helpful Guides

Using Wikipedia for Academic Research

Wikipedia can also be a helpful tool for finding background information on your topic. The video below helps explain how to use it best.

GREAT TIP: Use these same techniques when looking at articles from Library Databases.

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