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Beginning Research: Welcome!


The resources on the following pages are meant to provide a basic overview of the major library resources available to you. Library research is different from Googling or looking something up on Wikipedia. It's not hard, but does take some practice and new techniques. If you get stuck, just remember that librarians are here for you.

Get help!

Use this form to make an appointment with a librarian if you get stuck, or just want more information. We're here to help!

You can also use the Ask Us/Chat with Us button on the right side of the library's homepage to submit a question or chat live with a librarian.

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