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The Research Process: A Guide for OCC Students: Step 1: Develop a Topic

This guide will walk you through the research process for a standard research paper.

For more on this topic, see our "Picking a Topic" guide.

Developing a Topic

Developing a good research question can sometimes be the most difficult part of the research process. If you are struggling, follow the links below.

Choosing a Topic Video

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