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This guide will provide you with resources to help you find information on geography topics. Note the tabs in blue above.


Finding Articles: links to some of the most important databases for finding journal articles


Encyclopedias and Dictionaries: good place to start for background information on your topic or finding definitions of words


Books and Videos: information on searching for print and/or electronic books in the library online catalog as well as a link to one of our streaming video collections


Citation Styles: link to examples for citing journal articles in APA style plus a link to examples of the other styles


Map and Geography Websites: links to online map collections, outline maps, atlases, climate websites, etc. 


Data Services: information on acquiring and gaining assistance with data sets such as ICPSR, the Census, and SimplyMap

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