These databases contain scholarly, peer reviewed articles as well as statistics and other information.
These subject specific journals are a great place to start searching for topics and articles.
Looking for information on a particular industry, company or country? The Library has several databases which can provide you with these reports.
Start with these sources if you are unfamiliar with your topic. Encyclopedias provide a broad overview of your topic, while dictionaries help to explain terms or concepts you are unsure of.