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Alternative Dispute Resolution Resources: Getting Started

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The term "Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)" referes to any method of settling disputes outside of litigation.  It typically includes arbitration, mediation and negotiation.  This Research Guide will provide the user with basic information and resources about ADR and its various methods of dispute resolution.  Click a link below to get started.

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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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