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FSEM 100: USA, The Natural Experiment

Course guide for Dr. Croce’s FSEM class


This guide describes databases, search tools, and library services that support your research. 

The library is here to support you in all your research endeavors. Librarians are happy to answer any questions or provide additional help.

Find Background Information

Consider using encyclopedias and other reference sources when you begin researching a topic. Some encyclopedias will provide more in-depth information than others, but any general encyclopedia is a good source to consult for background information of your chosen subject area. Most encyclopedias provide:

  • Main concepts, including names, dates, places
  • Keywords and subject terms related to topic
  • Lists of related articles or additional resources

Finding articles

Use the following databases to locate articles and other materials on relevant topics.

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