Now that you have a topic in mind, find out some basic facts about that topic. These facts are called "background information."
Background information provides you with some basic knowledge about your topic so that you can narrow down your topic if you need to or it can provide you with some words you can use as keywords in the next step.
Remington Typewriter delivery for Draughon's Business College
(El Paso Public Library: Otis A. Aultman photo collection A5369)