Hernandez, M. J. (2013). Database design for mere mortals: A hands-on guide to relational database design (3rd ed.). Addison-Wesley Professional.
Read Chapter 5: Starting the Process.
This chapter describes the preparation process, conducting interviews with stakeholders, defining the mission statement, and mission objectives. This can be used to obtain perspective before making the presentation to stakeholders.
Lewis. W. E. (2017). Software testing and continuous quality improvement (3rd ed.). Auerbach Publications.
Read the Data Design Review Checklist in Appendix F: Checklists and the Normalization section in Appendix G: Software Testing Techniques
These sections provide checklists for verifying data design review passes and that the database is normalized to meet a specific level of normal form.