Pew Learning Center & Ellison Library

FRS 118. History of the Southern Highlands. Fall 2011

Professor: Tom Showalter, ext. 3734
Librarian: Mei Mah, ext. 3054

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  • Reference books contain overviews of a range of topics.
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  • 1. Use Articles & Databases to find articles or citations. If the citation includes the full-text or image, you can get the article right away. If not, go to Step 2.
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  • 3. Use Interlibrary Loan to request the article from another library.

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