You’ll pick and research your own topic, but to think about how you’ll explore and research your topic through the lens, consider the following example.
If you were researching food production through the Science lens, you would think about how this topic relates to or has impacted science and brainstorm related keywords. If it helps, consider:
Watch some of the Kanopy video Big Business and the Homogenization of Food This link opens in a new window to get more ideas about how science and technology affected food production.
The list below are some examples of the library's databases that you can use to search for primary and secondary sources. Thinking about your search strategies, we might start to brainstorm by thinking of keywords.
Including the keyword: Science, might not be very helpful, but searching food production AND technology AND effects would be. The results will be related to your topic and focused on the scientific aspects. Other searches might include: