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This guide is a general overview of resources for anyone doing research in the field of education.

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Welcome to this research guide in Education. I am Robyn Reid, the librarian for education topics. In this research guide, you will find recommendations on where to look for resources to help you find credible sources for research projects in Education. 

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Librarian for: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Communication Studies, Education, Geography, History, Military Science, Political Science

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Search Tips

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Using "AND"

Use the word AND to connect words together. Instead of searching for: History of World War II, type:

"World War II" AND history

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Using "OR"

Use "OR" to broaden your search by looking for two related terms. For example:

"Great Britain" OR England