Northcentral University Library. (2019). NU webinars [Web resource]. Northcentral University. This site provides helpful information about how to develop research problems and write a purpose statement.
Mitchell, K. M., & Clark, A. M. (2018). Five steps to writing more engaging qualitative research. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 17. This article provides helpful information for developing a research purpose.
Hevner, A., & Chatterjee, S. (2010). Design Research in Information Systems. In Integrated Series in Information Systems. Read Chapter 6. This chapter discusses design research for software intensive systems.
Holopainen, J., Mattila, O., Pöyry, E., & Parvinen, P. (2020). Applying design science research methodology in the development of virtual reality forest management services. Forest Policy and Economics, 116, 102190. This paper showcases how the purpose of a specific research project guided the choice of design science research as its methodology.