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Background information

Some general background sources: try these sources for background information on your topic

  • Encyclopedia Britannica -- online version of this classic reference source
  • Credo Reference -- over 360 reference books on a variety of topics, with unique searching tools such as visual searching
  • Oxford Reference Online  -- reference source covering a broad range of topics
  • In the links below check out quick facts for even more reference and background information sources

Articles found at the above resources will usually have a list of other sources with more in depth information on your topic


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