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You may access all of our electronic resources from off-campus.  When selecting a database or eBook from the Library website, you will be prompted to enter your Assumption email address and password.

Why Reference Books?

Reference books are good places to begin your research, especially if you don't know very much about your subject. 

You can learn some basic information about your topic and some of the vocabulary used in that subject area==> KEYWORDS for searching the catalog and databases.

Remember to look at the cited sources at the end of reference articles to lead you to more resources.

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