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Schaffner Library - Top Resources: Reference

Using These Tools

These materials can provide a source of background information as well as additional readings. They can also be a good place to start when you are beginning research in an area you are unfamiliar with.

For a more complete listing of reference sources available through Northwestern Library, click here.

General Resources

Encyclopedias

Dictionaries and Thesauri

Biographies

Statistics and Quick Facts

Subject Guide

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