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How to Use This Guide

Holy Family University Library has a variety of resources for your assignments and research papers. Many are available online and off-campus. This guide will help you navigate these resources and choose the best sources for your assignment. This guide will show you how to:

  • Define your topic
  • Choose the important keywords and use them in a search
  • Identify the types of sources that are available and which sources are appropriate for your assignment

Choose a Contemporary Issue from one of the Topics tabs above to see recommended books, reference books, databases, and websites.

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*Please note that this guide is only meant to provide an introduction to the topics discussed. For more in-depth guidance on these subjects, try choosing a research guide devoted specifically to that subject area.

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