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Global Studies

Finding Books

Try these words:

  • "Latin America" and history
  • Russia? and civilization
  • "Middle East" and culture


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FLO Catalog search tips:

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

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

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Featured Journal

International Social Science Journal is a journal of "International, interdisciplinary and policy-relevant social science" published by UNESCO

International Social Science Journal

Finding Articles

To find articles on a topic in Area Studies, search the library databases



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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