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Global Studies: Welcome

About this Guide

Welcome, this guide provides access to basic library materials and services as well as important resources to help you effectively use Global Studies resources.

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  • Find Reference Materials: Locate handbooks and encyclopedias 
  • Find Articles: Effectively use article databases
  • Find Books:  Use Library Catalog; explore sample searches
  • Find Country Information: Locate demographic, economic, and historical overviews
  • Find Videos : Use the Library Catalog to locate streaming videos. Faculty members can request DVDs for their class.  
  • Use Web Resources: Find photo and video resources, associations, and recommended websites
  • Chicago/Turabian: Links to resources about how to cite sources and format papers; also links to information on APA and Plagiarism

 

 

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Find articles, books, videos, and more with Smart Search. Refine your results by material type, date, and more.

For additional search options, use Advanced Search. To log into your account, see Managing Your Smart Search Account.
Mobile users: If you can't see the Search button, push Go on your device's keypad instead, or visit the Smart Search homepage for a mobile layout.

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What's New!

Jan. 14: Just a reminder to all that the Library will be closed on Monday, 1/16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Jan. 12: Great news everyone! You now have access to APA Style Central through the Library. In addition to containing an electronic version of the APA manual, you will also find sample papers, templates, quick guides, and tutorials. Papers written in APA Style Central can be checked for common APA errors. Please note that you will need to create a personal account to manage your own papers and references. Check it out here!

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