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Poetry: Background Information

Poetry and poets by the name of poet, the name of the work, and the type of poetry in the poet's works

What is background information?

Background information provides basic facts, history, descriptions and concepts about your topic.  Use only the information that you find useful in starting your research. You can always return to your sources if you need more in-depth information as you get deeper into your research topic.


Background information - eBooks from Credo

Recommended resources for background information

Begin your research by looking up your keywords in an online dictionary, encyclopedia or reference book.

Background information - books in the library

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