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ENGL 257: Time-Mapping Kindred

Online Reference Resources

Online reference resources are a great place to search to find background information on any of the historical events you include in this project. Unlike scholarly, peer-reviewed journal articles, these resources generally give you an overview of events without focusing on one highly-detailed aspect of a given topic the way that peer-reviewed journal articles do. These sources are still scholarly, and reliable, but they serve a different purpose than peer-reviewed journal articles. 


 

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If you need any help as you are researching your topic, please reach out to the librarians listed on this page or visit the Ask a Librarian website. From here you can chat, email, text, or Tweet with a librarian. 

Typical chat and text hours:

Monday-Thursday, 9 AM-10 PM,

Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM,

Saturday, 1 PM to 5 PM, and

Sunday, 2 PM to 10 PM.