Before you start a big research project make sure you do some background research. Read textbooks, encyclopedias, and even check out relevant Wikipedia pages. Reference sources can help you determine the scope of your project, learn new keywords, and become generally familiar with the topic.
Robin Rank and Kelly Frost would be happy to sit and help you at any stage of your research. We can help you brainstorm keywords, navigate the databases, track down articles, and so much more!