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During your college career, you will be asked to do a research paper. It entails much more than just searching Google. The library offers assistance in finding, evaluating, and citing resources. To get background information on your topic, it is suggested that you first look at reference books, such as encyclopedias and dictionaries. Once you ascertain what you want to write about, then you can search for articles. Begin your search at the suggested databases listed below. Databases are vast collections of articles and in some cases ebooks, that include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers.


Academic Search Complete

CQ Researcher


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