Where to Find Ideas
Important Journals in Your Field
Dedicated to any aspect of information systems, with particular emphasis on the relationship between information systems, and people, business and organizations.
Articles concern the practice or theory of information management of use for managerial purposes and the management of information technology for both academics and those applying information systems to organizational problems.
Decision Support Systems
Articles published in the DSS journal will be relevant to theoretical and technical DSS issues.
Journal of Management Information Systems (JMIS)
Articles concern research that advances the practice and understanding of organizational information systems.
Information Systems Research
Articles coverage includes theory, research, and intellectual development, focused on information systems in organizations, institutions, the economy, and society.
Narrowing a topic requires you to be more specific about your research interest and can help you to develop a thesis.
Questions to Narrow Your Topic
What is a Thesis Statement?
A thesis is typically a one sentence statement in the first paragraph, or beginning, of your project that states your purpose. Thesis statements should be arguable, specific, detailed, and meaningful.