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Finding Books

Try these words:

  • "human rights"
  • "civil rights"
  • "social justice"
  • "human rights" and China
  • women's rights

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-Put quotation marks around terms that are more than one word for an exact match: "climatic changes"

-Use a question mark to truncate your search terms: Child? retrieves child, children, childhood, etc.

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Featured Journal

Human Rights Quarterly is a leading journal in the field of human rights.

Human Rights Quarterly

Finding Articles

To find articles on a topic related to Human Rights, search the library databases

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Use AND and OR to make database searches more effective, for example:

  • education AND poverty
  • teenagers OR adolescents
  • history AND (Native Americans OR American Indians)

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