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How do I Cite??

The world of citing can be scary-do I use MLA? APA? Chicago? What if I am in a science discipline-how do I cite my sources? Citing is also one of the most important components of research in the academic world, … Continue reading

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How do you find the Etymology of a Word?

The Reference Desk has gotten some questions about how to find the etymology of a word. We have several resources you can use. A good online source is Oxford English Dictionary.  Enter the word you want to find the history … Continue reading

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