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Detailed Research Guide: Background Resources

Use this guide to access multidisciplinary databases for your information needs.

Use Background Resources to Find ...

  • General information on your topic
  • Subcategories of your topic
  • Arguments for and against your topic
  • Terminology (subjects, keywords, phrases)
  • Authorities on this subject / Vested Communities or Stakeholders
  • Bibliographies of related sources

Foreign Language Encyclopedias

General Background Resources

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