Reference works can help with preliminary research. The Theological Reference Collection is located on the 3rd floor of Kivett. See map below.
What will you find there?
Refer to sections 1.2.1- 1.2.5 of the Turabian Style Guide. Good research should answer a question that has not yet been answered.
I am working on the topic X
because I want to find out how/why/whether Y
so that I can understand and help others to understand how/why/whether Z
I am working on the topic Paul and the Law
because I want to find out why Paul sometimes stressed freedom from the Law and yet seemed to assume Christians will follow the Law
so that I can understand ....