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Research Guides

Finding and Exploring Your Topic

Current News Periodicals

One method for coming up with a paper topic is to browse through some current news periodicals to see if you come across  any topics that pique your interest.

Newsweek cover image

Newsweek  is a weekly newsmagazine that covers hot topics in politics, entertainment, fashion, business, and art.

Time cover image

Time is a weekly news magazine that covers news of the U.S. and the world and also covers politics, business, money, health, science, and entertainment.

Foreign Affairs cover image

Foreign Affairs is a bimonthly news magazine that covers U.S. foreign policy and global affairs.

Databases for General Brainstorming