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Library Guides

General Guide to the Library [PDF]
How to Find books [PDF]
Guide to Dictionaries
Is a Publication Scholarly?
How to Shepardize a Case
How to Shepardize a Statute
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Think Before You Print [PDF]
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Call Numbers

Dewey Decimal The Community College of Philadelphia Library is based on the Dewey Decimal system. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Dewey Decimal System - A Guide to Call Numbers provides a detailed breakdown. See also "How do I Read a Call Number?"
Library of Congress The Library of Congress system is utilized in many other college and university libraries. This is another guide from Duke University Libraries.
Understanding Call Numbers Library Guide
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Citing Sources

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APA Citation Guide Guide from the Writing Center at Temple University
APA Style From the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Chicago Citation Guide Guide from the Writing Center at Temple University
Chicago Style From the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
MLA Citation Guide Guide from the Writing Center at Temple University
MLA Style From the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Electronic
APA Style From the American Psychological Association
APA Style - Reference List: Electronic Sources From the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Chicago Manual of Style Includes online sources
MLA Style - Works Cited: Electronic Sources From the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
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Using Indexes

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How to Use Psychological Abstracts
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EBSCOhost Basic Searching Techniques [PDF]
JSTOR Basic Searching Techniques [PDF]
Project MUSE Basic Searching Techniques [PDF]
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