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Research Resources

Subject Guides
Databases grouped By Subject include all Library subscription databases and selected websites. By Subject pages assist students with developing a research focus. Be sure to review cross-disciplines.

Class Guides
Throughout the academic year, librarians provide research workshops. Class Guides are developed for these workshops listing recommended print & online resources, and suggesting search strategies.

A to Z List
The A to Z List contains all Library subscription databases and selected websites, covering the wide range of curricular disciplines, including full-text encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Visual Resources
Visual Resources links to the college's various image collections, including ARTstor and Scholars Square. Also included is a helpful guide to finding images on the web.

Government Documents & Information
As an United States Government Depository since 1895, the Library collects nearly 25% of US documents. Federal, state and local resources are listed, along with links to many timely topics.

Scholars Square
An institutional repository featuring the research material of students & faculty. Materials are managed in a professionally maintained archive giving them increased visibility and accessibility over time.

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