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Contact information for individual help
Reference books and databases
Library Catalog, ebook sources; TexShare Cards (for using other libraries)
Recommended databases; journals available online/in the library; what is a scholarly journal.
Help with citing your sources correctly.
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Resources to Use in Your Research
Reference books -- mainly scholarly encyclopedias and subject-specific dictionaries.
Books -- for broad coverage of a subject at a moderate to deep level.
Articles -- from periodicals (newspapers, magazines, scholarly journals); to hone in on the specifics, and include updated knowledge.
Websites -- include a lot of information, but it's easy for web authors to fake expertise. Evaluation is essential! Click on the Websites tab to search some recommended websites.