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Pros and Cons Research: Choose Your Topic

Use the resources on this page to explore topics for a "pro and con" research paper. Once you have found a topic that you want to research more deeply, you will be ready to create a search strategy.

For help in developing a topic, review the Basic Research and Writing Guide, or contact a librarian for a personalized Book-A-Librarian appointment.

Library Databases

Use these library databases to explore controversial topics, and get a head start on finding scholarly articles for your paper.


These web sites, reviewed by Dacus Library faculty, can help you explore current issues and controversial topics.