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MDS 492: Capstone: Find Background Information

Resources for MDS students working on their Capstone projects


Use CQResearcher to browse through topics, get background information, and find charts and statistics.

Use either the Browse By Topic link to glance over available topics or the Quick Search search box at the top of the page to find reports on your topic.

CQ Researcher Tutorial

Need help using CQ Researcher?  Click for a tutorial

You'll see how to effectively search through CQ Researcher to narrow your topic down to a focused research question and to get valuable background information. Must have Flash 7 installed.

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Facts on File

A concise, comprehensive record of world events since 1940. Search by date or by topic to quickly access stories on significant current or historical events.