How to complete a concept map:
Step 1: Write the topic for your paper in the box at the top.
Circle or underline the keywords (main ideas) for your topic. These can be single words or phrases and are usually nouns.
Step 2: Write each of your keywords in separate box. For each of your keywords, add alternative keywords in the box. Think synonyms!
Step 3: Add the subject areas related to your topic. Consider which professions would be most interested in writing about your topic.
Step 4: Use the UGL's Find Articles Guide to identify potential databases to search for articles about your topic.
The following sources can all be found searching for information on this topic:
The establishment of gun control laws that limit access to assault weapons is a controversial issue.
Using the questions below as a guide, take 2 MINUTES to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the source below.