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AMS 350: Studying the American Experience
Researching in Libraries:
Consider: information/knowledge creation, publication, archiving
>creating new knowledge by using and attributing sources ethically and legally
Searching catalogs and indexes to discover location & descriptive information
NOTE: When searching non-United States specific sources: to increase the likelihood of discovering materials related to American Studies, include the phrase "united states" as part of either a key/word or subject search.
Locating library materials at F&M using location & citation data:
Books/Monographs: by LC call number
Articles: by format, as indicated via the Journal Finder
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Making of America
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