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Below are links to our most popular Multidisciplinary Databases containing Scholarly/Academic peer-reviewed Journal & Popular Magazine articles.  

To see the complete list or to search by subject area, go to our A-Z Database List.

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The place to find help with research skills

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A list of Research Guides by subject area and department

Find Books and Articles

Tips for using our databases to find the resources you need.

Citing Sources

Guide of why and how to cite properly, including tools for creating citations in various formats (MLA, APA, Chicago etc).

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