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Writing Studies & Composition: Home

This guide is designed to give you some tips on how to find information for your WSC assignments. You are often expected to find information in a variety of disciplines. This guide shows you some of the databases that may be useful to you.

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Glossary: Are you confused about some of the terms you hear mentioned about library research? Check this Glossary for explanations.

Basic Library Information

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