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Library Research is about finding relevant information in:
- books & eBooks
- Audio-Visual materials
- scholarly journals
- magazines & newspapers
- electronic databases
- World Wide Web
The information you find might be printed in books, journals, or in electronic form. Sources can be physically located within the LRC's shelves, in remote servers, or within
another library's collection. Moreover, search results might include CDs of audio books or lectures, DVDs of movies or documentaries, electronic files of streaming videos to view or download, or electronic files of journal articles to view or print.
The Web is another tool for finding information. Reputable web sites
can be excellent sources of quality and reliable data.
To be successful in Library Research you need to know
how to use all the tools that help you locate, evaluate and access the needed
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